Police arrest two for methamphetamine possession
COLUMBIA - The Boone County Sheriff's Department said Thursday it arrested two people for possession of methamphetamine after executing a search warrant.
Deputies arrested Emanuel Burks, 24, and Russell Miller, 43, of Columbia after finding a small amount of methamphetamine inside a home at 7601 Highway VV, inside the Green Hills Trailer Park north of Columbia. Deputies found several other items taken as evidence but did not say what they were.
Burks was arrested for misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance and paraphernalia. He was also arrested on a warrant for violating his probation. Miller was arrested for felony possession of a controlled substance and had a warrant out for having no automobile insurance.
Deputies said the search came after receiving numerous complaints.