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ACSO: Pair face methamphetamine charges after traffic stop

By Sheriff Josh Brockman
Adair County Sheriff's Office

On Thursday, December 16, 2021, at around 12:19amCT, Adair County Sheriff's Deputy Kenny Perkins, along with Trooper Mathew Brumley, initiated a traffic stop on Gentry Mill Road, 11 miles east of Columbia.

As a result of the roadside investigation, two men were arrested on warrants and drug charges. Both men were lodged in the Adair County Regional Jail.

John Norton, 41, of Adair County, was charged for outstanding warrants in Adair and Russell Counties, along with possession of a controlled substance 1st degree methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia.

Jacob Roberts, 31, of Russell Springs, was charged with outstanding warrants in Adair County, along with possession of a controlled substance 1st degree methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia.

The Adair County Sheriff's Office is continuing the investigation.

This story was posted on 2021-12-17 11:20:08
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