Fulton man arrested for drug trafficking
FULTON - Authorities arrested a man Tuesday after a search warrant uncovered evidence of drug trafficking.
Antonio Jerome Beard faces charges of 2nd degree trafficking, posession of a controlled substance and posession of drug paraphernalia, according to a news release from the Fulton Police Department.
Fulton Police and Callaway County Sheriff's deputies assisted the M.U.S.T.A.N.G drug task force with executing a search warrant for narcotics at an address on Ewing Street in Fulton around 6 a.m Tuesday.
They found "a large amount of a crystal-like substance (Methamphetamine), numerous pills, drug paraphernalia, and an undisclosed amount of money," the news release said.
Authorites took Beard to the Callaway County Jail, where a judge will set a bond.