VERNON COUNTY, Mo. — A Vernon County man was charged with drug trafficking after investigators say they seized about 1.5 pounds of suspected crystal meth on Thursday.
According to a news release from the Vernon County Sheriff’s Office, 61-year-old Roger M. Collins, of Nevada, is facing three charges: drug trafficking, possession of a controlled substance and unlawful possession of a firearm.
The search warrant was carried out at a home on E 54 Highway. Detectives also found drug paraphernalia.
Collins is being held on a $50,000 cash-only bond. A pretrial conference is set for Feb. 7 at 9 a.m., according to online court records.