According to a facebook post from Pettis County Sheriff Brad Anders, on Tuesday, May 17, Pettis County Deputies and the Mid- Mo Drug Task Force executed a narcotics search warrant at 515 West 3rd Street as the result of a five-month-long investigation.

Upon securing the residence, the search ensued.

During the search, officers located numerous used and new syringes, heroin, suspected Fentanyl, and other assorted drug paraphernalia.

27-year-old Aaron R. Dove was arrested on scene and transported to the Pettis County Jail where he was being held pending the filing of formal charges.

Pettis County Prosecutor Phillip Sawyer will receive warrant applications for two counts of possession of a controlled substance and two counts of delivery of a controlled substance.