Charleston, MO man facing meth charges

Charleston, MO man facing meth charges

CHARLESTON, MO (KFVS) - A Charleston, Missouri man was arrested on October 3 on an arrest warrant charging him with methamphetamine possession.

According to the Charleston Department of Public Safety, officers with the SEMO Street Crimes Task Force served an arrest warrant for Richard Humphrey, 39, around 7:15 p.m. on State Street.

Police say Humphrey was found in the backyard of a home.

They say during the arrest, a meth lab was found in a shed.

Humphrey was jailed on the original warrant. Additional charges of manufacturing a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia are pending.

Copyright 2014 KFVS. All rights reserved.