Kirksville Drug Bust

A police investigation into local drug trafficking resulted in two arrests… Police say Thursday morning at about 9-15 a-m… authorities stopped a vehicle going northbound on highway 63, south of HIghway E, in adair county… the stop was the result of a determined investigation into drug trafficking… authorities recovered about two pounsd of marijuana, a thousand dollars in cash, and evidence suggestive of intent to distribute. they arrested two people – 27-year-old Angel Reed of Kirksville… and 27-year-old Larry Ransom of San Antonio, Texas… they were arrested on charges poss of a controlled substance with intent to distribute, and possession of drug paraphernalia. Ransom is reproted to be a parolee out of texas who is not allowed to leave the state… and texas authoriteis have been notified.