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Sikeston, MO man arrested on drug charges

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)
SCOTT COUNTY, MO (KFVS) -

Scott County Rick Walter is saying a Sikeston man is behind bars on drug related charges.

Joseph T. Johnson, 43, of Sikeston, has been charged with possession of a controlled substance and unlawful use of drug paraphernalia.

Walter said a drug investigation led to a search warrant being served at a rural home in Sikeston on Monday night, September 5.

During the search, deputies and investigators with the sheriff's office found a controlled substance and other items commonly used to ingest the substance.

Johnson was subsequently arrested and taken to the Scott County Jail where he remains in custody. His bond was set at $10,000.

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