Crane man arrested by drug enforcement team

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Man allegedly had 22.5 grams of meth, firearm when arrested

A Crane man has been arrested after a member of the Ozark Drug Enforcement Team found 22.5 grams of methamphetamine at his home while executing a search.

Kenneth Reavis, 48, of Crane, is charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute and unlawful use of a weapon.

according to a probable cause statement filed by Det. Joe Houdyshell, with the Ozark Drug Enforcement Team, a search warrant was served at Reavis' home on Farm Road 2040 on Sept. 7.

Houdyshell said in the search, authorities located 22.5 grams of methamphetamine on Reavis' person, and Reavis had a firearm concealed in his right front pocket, and the meth was located in his left front pocket.

Reavis is being held in the Barry County jail on a cash-only bond of $50,000. He was arraigned on Friday in the courtroom of Judge Robert Foulke, and a disposition hearing is scheduled for Sept. 22.

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