MILLER COUNTY, Mo. – A man and woman from St. Louis are in custody over drug allegations reported in Miller County late Saturday afternoon.

An arrest report was filed by the Missouri Highway Patrol claiming that Ernest Young, 28, is being held for felony unlawful possession of a weapon and felony possession of a controlled substance. His companion, Ieshea L. Thompson, 26, is also in custody for alleged misdemeanor possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

Both were on 24 hour holds at the county jail.