BOONE COUNTY, Mo.- This morning, Boone County Sheriff’s deputies served a search warrant in the 700 block of Demaret Drive in the Lake of the Woods area east of Columbia, Mo., and one suspect was apprehended as a result.
According to a release from the Boone County Sheriff’s Department, Adrian L. Wright, 28, was arrested on illegal drug and weapons charges. He is currently in custody at the Boone County Jail awaiting bond to be set on suspicion of trafficking drugs in the first degree, unlawful possession of a firearm, as well as several outstanding drug related and parole violation warrants.
Wright is a convicted felon and prohibited from owning or possessing firearms. Deputies ultimately seized heroin, marijuana, scales and packaging materials, a pistol and a rifle as a result of the search warrant.