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Sheriff says 5 pounds of meth seized by multi-agency strike force

“This is the largest single methamphetamine seizure we have had in Laclede County in recent history,” said Sheriff David Millsap. LEBANON, Missouri- Law enforcement officers from Lake Area Narcotics Enforcement Team, Laclede County Sheriff’s Office, Lebanon Police Department and the Missouri Highway Patrol seized five pounds of crystal methamphetamine and more than $10,000 in cash from a business located at 20488 Eastgate Road in Laclede County. A search warrant served Saturday afternoon (12/8/18), led to the seizure of eight handguns, and a quarter pound of marijuana in addition to the methamphetamine. The seizure led to the arrest of a Lebanon man,...

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MSHP offers assistance to victims of impaired drivers

JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri- Lieutenant Colonel Eric T. Olson, acting superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, would like to remind the public there are resources available for those whose lives have been impacted by an impaired driver. The Missouri State Highway Patrol offers assistance to victims of impaired drivers through its Filling a V.O.I.D. program. Filling a V.O.I.D. has provided information, support, and assistance to victims and their families since 1997. Often, the troopers who work the road are the first persons to encounter victims. Thus, every trooper receives specialized training while attending the Patrol’s Law Enforcement Academy. Every zone...

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Phelps County shooting suspect arrested

ROLLA, Missouri- On December 3, 2018 at approximately 8:30 P.M., the Phelps County Sheriff’s Department arrested a Beulah, Missouri resident for First Degree Assault, Armed Criminal Action, Unlawful Possession of a Firearm by a Felon, and Unlawful Use of a Weapon following a shooting incident on Private Drive 6537 and Missouri State Route K in Phelps County. On December 3, 2018 at approximately 7:00 PM, deputies of the Phelps County Sheriff’s Department responded to a reported shooting incident at the entrance to the Cedar Ridge Ranch on Private Drive 6537 and Missouri State Route K. An adult male was...

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Missing and endangered Lebanon teen sought by authorities

LEBANON, Missouri- The Missouri State Highway Patrol has issued the following advisory concerning a missing teen in Lebanon: Missing Is: Dakota Brown a white, male, age 13 The endangered missing person: Dakota Brown, is a white, male, age 13, hgt 5’06, 170 lbs, brown hair, hazel eyes, fair complexion, Brief circumstances regarding the Endangered Missing Person incident: Dakota Brown was contacted on November 25, 2018 by the Division of Children’s Service, when they returned on November 28, 2018 to take custody of Brown he was not at the residence. Multiple attempts to contact Brown since November 28, 2018 has...

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