ADAIR COUNTY, Mo. — Two Novinger residents received preliminary charges for drug possession in Adair County this Tuesday morning, according to an arrest report from Missouri State Highway Patrol.

At 10:17 a.m., Nathaniel McKim, 32, was arrested, with authorities suggesting a felony charge for felony possession of methamphetamine and misdemeanors for possession of less than 10 grams of marijuana and unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia.

Another Novinger resident, 37-year-old Lisa Wilson, received citations for possession of less than 10 grams of marijuana and unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia.

McKim and Wilson were both taken to Adair County Jail. McKim was placed on a 24-hour hold, while Wilson was processed and released.

Formal charges are currently pending for both.