The Highway Patrol in Bates County is reporting a drug arrest from just before 2 p.m. today (Wed). According to the patrol report, Shanda K. Eakes, 43, of Garden City was taken into custody for alleged Felony possession of controlled substance-Methamphetamine, Misdemeanor possession of marijuana and unlawful use of drug paraphernalia. Eakes was taken to the Bates County Jail for processing and later released.