GRUNDY COUNTY, Mo. – A Galt man has waived his preliminary hearing on a drug and weapon charge in Grundy County.

At the hearing Tuesday morning, Patrick Lynn Stephens, 46, was bound over to Circuit Court on felony counts of possession of a controlled substance and unlawful possession of a firearm. Court documents say that deputies seized methamphetamine and a loaded 9 millimeter pistol when they served an arrest warrant on Stephens in November.

An arraignment in Circuit Court is scheduled for December 13th.