Narcotics seizure in Laclede County
Today, Friday, members of the Laclede County Sheriff’s Office, Highway Patrol Marine Operations, Highway Patrol Troopers, and Lake Area Narcotics Enforcement Group Officers, conducted a traffic stop in reference to an ongoing narcotics investigation. As a result, officers located 133 grams of methamphetamine, 11 grams of marijuana, and a handgun. The street value of the meth is over $13,000. A Lebanon man was arrested for drug trafficking charges and transported to the Laclede Jail pending the filing of formal charges.