(Updated 12:43 p.m.) – Two men were arrested on drug charges Monday afternoon.  The Highway Patrol reports troopers in Livingston County took 32-year-old Jesse Deshazeirand, 32, of Ludlow, and Joseph Story, 27, of Utica, into custody around 1:00 p.m.

The pair faces felony charges of possession of methamphetamine precursors.  Story could also face a misdemeanor charge of theft.  They were both put on a 24-hour hold in the Daviess-DeKalb Regional Jail.


Original story:  The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office and the Missouri State Highway Patrol seized drug-related items from a home in Ludlow on Monday.  Officers reported finding materials consistent with the manufacturing of methamphetamine as well as drug paraphernalia and marijuana.  Charges are pending in the investigation.