Arrests Made in Relation to Methamphetamine Operation
COLUMBIA - The Boone County Sheriff's Department served a Boone County search warrant at Locust Grove Church Road in Columbia, Mo. at 6:15 p.m. regarding a methamphetamine operation.
Components of an active and ongoing methamphetamine manufacturing operation were discovered in and around the residence. These components represented all stages of the methamphetamine manufacturing process. A significant quantity of finished methamphetamine was located along with methamphetamine paraphernalia.
Nicholas P. Powell, 29, Jade S. Lewis, 19, Michael A. Robinson, 20, and Haily M. Robinson, 19, were all arrested at the site of the operation.
The search warrant was obtained after deputies responded to a wintness' report about suspicious activities. While at the property, deputies saw components of a methamphetamine lab allowing them to acquire the search warrant.
Michael A. Robinson also had two warrants out for his arrest in Illinois for violating parole and failing to appear in court. Both warrants were served for drug activities.