The Johnson County Sheriff's Office says narcotics detectives arrested three Leeton residents following two separate traffic stops on June 18 and June 19.

21-year-old Robert Nichol was arrested on June 18 after being stopped in the 100 block of SE PP Hwy. Nichol was placed on a 24-hour investigative hold for possession of a controlled substance.

A traffic stop on June 19 in the 200 block of SE 900 Rd. led to the arrests of 28-year-old Kevin Kendall on an active Lee’s Summit warrant for possession of a controlled substance (amphetamine),and 30-year-old Wesley Orser on an active warrant out of Lee’s Summit for possession of a controlled substance (amphetamine).