MILLER COUNTY, Mo. — A man from Eldon is behind bars in Miller County after he was allegedly found with drugs.

According to a report from the Missouri Highway Patrol, troopers arrested Lance P. Marlowe, 39, around 12:46 a.m. Tuesday in Miller County.

Marlowe was allegedly found with methamphetamine and is preliminarily charged with felony possession of a controlled substance.

He was transferred to the Miller County Jail, where he was placed on a 24-hour investigative hold. Formal charges are currently pending.