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Three arrested in drug search

Monday, January 21, 2013

Monett Police executed a search warrant for apartments at 300 Eighth St. in Monett on the morning of Friday, Jan. 18.

According to Police Chief Tim Schweder, a man and two women were taken into custody.

Officers executed a search warrant for drugs. Parts of a methamphetamine lab and other controlled substances were seized. There was also evidence of use of synthetic marijuana, also known as K2.

Charges were pending at presstime. Schweder anticipated Barry County Prosecutor Johnnie Cox would be asked to charge the subjects with possession and manufacturing of a controlled substance.

Six Monett officers were involved in the search

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