Meth, Marijuana Found in Local Bust

East Central Drug Task Force officers make a bust in Audrain County. Christopher Dean Howard, 31, of Farber is in jail on a $57,000 bond. He was arrested at a home on Main Street in Farber, after officers found some meth, marijuana, and drug paraphernalia.

The East Central Drug Task Force was organized in 2001 and serves the cities of Bowling Green, Mexico, Montgomery City, and Vandalia, the counties of Audrain, Montgomery and Warren, along with the Missouri State Highway Patrol.