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Deputies arrest Auxvasse fugitive for methamphetamine possession

Date:  April 9, 2019

CALLAWAY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES MAKE METH ARREST IN AUXVASSE DURING WANTED PERSON INVESTIGATION

Arrested person information:

Dewayne Clayton, 53, of Auxvasse

Narrative:

On April 8, 2019, at approximately 1:46 PM, Callaway County Sheriff’s Office deputies conducted a wanted person investigation in the 100 block of First Street in Auxvasse.

During a residential search, deputies subsequently located Dewayne Clayton, 53, of Auxvasse.  Deputies determined that Clayton was a wanted felon in Boone County for felony probation violation.  Deputies further determined Clayton to be in possession of methamphetamine.

Clayton was arrested, transported to, and booked/processed at the Callaway County Jail for Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance (Meth) in addition to the Boone County felony warrant.  Clayton is being held on a $24,500.00 bond.

*** The staff of the Callaway County Sheriff’s Office continues to conduct proactive patrols and criminal investigations throughout the county.  The support of, and the input from, the community is most appreciated.  Citizens are reminded crime tips may be provided anonymously by calling Callaway County Crimestopper’s at 573-592-2474 or online at www.callawaysheriff.org/crime-stoppers.***

NO FURTHER INFORMATION WILL BE RELEASED AT THIS TIME.

End of media release.

** All suspects are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty in a court of law **