PLATTE COUNTY, Mo. — A St. Joseph man was taken to Platte County Jail under the suspicion of multiple drug-related felonies early Sunday morning.

24-year-old James E. Eackles was preliminarily charged with felony possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine) and introducing controlled substance into a county jail.

A felony warrant for probation and parole violations and a misdemeanor warrant from the St. Joseph Police Department were also served.

Eackles was held without bond.