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Deputies execute narcotics related search warrant at residence outside of Fulton, arrest felon for narcotics and weapon offenses

Date:  April 2, 2018

NARCOTICS SEARCH WARRANT EXECUTED ON STATE ROAD H WEST OF FULTON — FELON ARRESTED FOR DRUG AND FIREARMS OFFENSES

Arrested person information: 

David Young, 45, of Fulton

On Monday, April 2, 2018 at approximately 7:12 AM, the Callaway County Sheriff’s Office executed a Callaway County narcotics search warrant in the 4200 block of State Road H west of Fulton.  The search warrant had been obtained as the result of a Callaway County Sheriff’s Office narcotics investigation.  The Fulton Police Department – Special Response Unit and the MUSTANG drug task force assisted with the search warrant execution.

During the search warrant execution; methamphetamine, firearms, marijuana, and evidence of drug sales was located.  Subsequently, David Young, 45, of Fulton was arrested for several FELONY offenses, to wit:  Unlawful Possession of a Firearm (Felon in Possession), Unlawful Use of a Firearm, Possession of a Controlled Substance, and Delivery of a Controlled Substance.  Young has several past felony convictions, thus for, he is prohibited by state and federal law from possessing firearms.

Young was transported to the Callaway County Jail where he was booked / processed for the aforementioned offenses.  Young is being held without bond pending a court bond setting.

Information as to past criminal charges involving Young can be accessed via Case.net, a public resource provided by the Office of State Courts Administrator.

** The Callaway County Sheriff’s Office continues to work with other law enforcement agencies and community partners to curb criminal activity around the county, which activity is many times related to the manufacture, sale, and/or possession of drugs.  Citizens are reminded they 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 **