Felon Busted for Drugs

A Schuyler County felon is in trouble after he was found in possession of drugs. The home of Justin McElroy, 39, of Downing, was searched as part of his bond agreement. He now faces four felony drug charges including possession of a meth precursor drug with the intent to manufacture meth and manufacture or attempt to manufacture a controlled substance with a child present. McElroy was arrested and taken to the Adair County Law Enforcement Center. The Schuyler County Sheriff’s Department, and the North Missouri Drug Task Force conducted the search of the home.