Columbia woman in jail, facing drug charges

9 months 1 week 6 days ago August 12, 2016 Aug 12, 2016 Friday, August 12 2016 Friday, August 12, 2016 10:09:00 AM CDT in News
By: Lexi Larson, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Joyce Whitney, 54, of Columbia, is in the Miller County jail Friday after being detained Thursday during an investigation of Whitney for possibly selling methamphetamine in Lake Ozark and being in possession of other illegal drugs.

Over 200 grams of crystal methamphetamine, 10 grams of cocaine, Oxycontin and Hydrocodone were found in Whitney's possession when she was detained. 

Whitney is currently on probation and parole with the state of Missouri on previous drug charges. 

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