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Fulton man arrested for methamphetamine possession after Sheriff’s Office K9 alerts on vehicle during early morning traffic stop outside of Fulton

Date:  March 11, 2019

ANOTHER METH ARREST DURING OVERNIGHT COUNTY ROAD PATROLS — ASSISTED BY K9 UNIT

Arrested person information:

Larry Gallup, 43, of Fulton

Narrative:

On March 10, 2019, at approximately 3:01 AM, a Callaway County deputy was proactively patrolling County Road 304 west of Fulton.  During the patrol, the deputy stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation.  The Sheriff’s Office K9 unit, who was also conducting overnight patrols, responded to assist.

During the course of the traffic stop investigation, K9 Iro alerted on the vehicle.  Subsequently, a vehicle passenger, Larry Gallup, 43, of Fulton, was found to be in possession of methamphetamine.  Gallup was arrested and transported to the Callaway County Jail.

Gallup was booked/processed for Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance and placed on a *court set* bond of $4,500.00.

** 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. **

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 **