Sikeston man faces drug, DWI charges

SCOTT COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - A Sikeston man is arrested on multiple drug charges early Saturday morning.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, troopers arrested 33-year-old Matthew Watkins of Sikeston just after midnight.

Very little information is available about the circumstances surrounding Watkins' arrest at this time, but Heartland News has learned it started with a traffic stop.

Watkins now faces charges of felony Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Methamphetamine Paraphernalia, Possession of Marijuana, Driving While Intoxicated (drugs) and Careless and Imprudent Driving.

Watkins is being held in the Scott County Jail.

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