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CPD: Meth arrest on Magnolia

By Officer Adam Cravens, PIO
Columbia Police Department

The Columbia Police Department responded to an apartment at Magnolia Drive on Tuesday morning, December 7, 2021, for a welfare check. A caller had reported he had noticed narcotics and paraphernalia within the residence when he had arrived at the apartment to drop off children.

After arriving on scene, officers made contact with a male party at the apartment and found drug paraphernalia and suspected methamphetamine in plain view.

Jared Wheat, 26, of Columbia, was taken into custody and charged with possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a controlled substance methamphetamine. DCPS was also notified.

Assistant Chief Charles Greer was the arresting Officer. He was assisted on scene by Officer Kevin Atwood and Chief Jr. Murphy.

This story was posted on 2021-12-07 18:33:58
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