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Deputies arrest Holts Summit man for methamphetamine possession and weapon offenses after search warrant outside Holts Summit

Date:  August 10, 2018

DRUG SEARCH WARRANT EXECUTED OVERNIGHT ON STATE ROAD AA NEAR HOLTS SUMMIT – ARREST MADE FOR METH AND WEAPONS OFFENSES

Arrested person information:

James Selph, 35, of Holts Summit

Narrative:

On August 10, 2018 at 12:56 AM, the Callaway County Sheriff’s Office executed a Callaway County drug search warrant in the 3400 block of State Road AA near Holts Summit.  The search warrant had been obtained as the result of a Callaway County Sheriff’s Office drug investigation.

The MUSTANG drug task force, the Fulton Police Department – Special Response Unit (SRU), and the Holts Summit Police Department assisted with search warrant execution.

During the search warrant execution; methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, and firearms were located.  James Selph, 35, of Holts Summit was arrested for Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance (Meth), Unlawful Use of a Firearm, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia – Prior Offender.  Selph was transported to the Callaway County Jail and booked/processed.  Selph later posted a court-set bond of $9,500.00.

Information as to past criminal charges involving Selph may be accessed via Case.net, a public resource provided by the state court system.

Callaway County deputies continue work with other law enforcement agencies and community partners to curb drug abuse throughout the county, which so many times lead to other offenses such as burglary and stealing.  Citizens are reminded the can report drug related activity to Crimestopper’s at 573-592-2474 or online at www.callawaysheriff.org.

The investigation is ongoing and further charges could be forthcoming.  NO FURTHER INFORMATION WILL BE RELEASED AT THIS TIME.

End of press release.

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