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Task Force makes more meth busts in Audrain

Posted on Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 9:41 am

Shelby Martin

During the early evening hours of January 29, the East Central Drug Task Force assisted by the Mexico Public Safety Department, the Missouri State Highway Patrol, and the Audrain County Sheriff’s Office served a search warrant in the 800 block of Fairground, in the city of Mexico.  Officers arrested three people for possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia.  In addition officers seized approximately 1 gram of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia.


Teresa Lopez

Shelby Jane Martin, age 19, of Mexico.  Martin’s bond is set at $11,000.

Teresa Louise Lopez, age 38, of Mexico.  Lopez’ bond is set at $11,000.

Jacob John Calvert, age 20, of Mexico.  Calvert’s bond is set at $11,000.

The East Central Drug Task Force was organized in 2001 and serves the cities of Bowling Green, Mexico, Montgomery City, and Vandalia, the counties of Audrain,

Jacob Calvert

Montgomery and Warren, along with the Missouri State Highway Patrol.  Anyone having information concerning illegal drug activity is urged to contact the East Central Drug Task Force at 573-473-5801, extension 330 or the Audrain County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-392-TIPS.