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Fulton man arrested on a Callaway County warrant for narcotics distribution

Date:  March 7, 2018

CALLAWAY COUNTY DEPUTIES MAKE ARREST FOR DISTRIBUTION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE

Arrested person information: 

Christopher Bergesch, 26, of Fulton

Narrative: 

On March 7, 2018 at 7:28 p.m., a Callaway County Sheriff’s Office deputy arrested Christopher Bergesch, 26, of Fulton.  The arrest occurred as the result of a traffic stop on North Business 54 near Industrial Drive in Fulton.  Bergesch was the vehicle driver.

Bergesch was wanted on a Callaway County FELONY warrant for Distribution of a Controlled Substance.   The initial drug investigation, resulting in the charge, was investigated by the Callaway County Sheriff’s Office.

Bergesch was transported to the Callaway County Jail where he later posted a COURT SET bond of $10,000.00.

** 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 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 **