CALDWELL COUNTY, MO – The arrest of a Higginsville man took place Sunday afternoon, according to a Highway Patrol report.

Informal charges were listed against Ricardo Fernandez, 27, of Higginsville including possession of heroin, and amphetamines. Additional charges were for unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia, speeding, and operating without a license to drive.

He was taken to Caldwell County Detention Center and placed on a 24-hour observation.