Three Pettis County men have been arrested on drug charges after a joint investigation between the Pettis County Sheriff’s Office and the Mid-Missouri Multi-Jurisdictional Drug Task Force. Investigators found an abandoned Methamphetamine lab and drug paraphernalia at 6623 East Highway 50, Apt. 2, in Pettis County with a search warrant for 29-year old Darren Pullen’s residence. They found another abandoned Meth lab in a dumpster in the parking area shared by residents at apartment complex. A 3rd boxed Meth lab outside the entry door to Apt. 6 at the same location. Police went in and arrested Pellen. 29-year old James Smith and 33-year old Terry Lee Whittle of Sedalia were also taken into custody. Meth and drug paraphenalia were found in the apartment along with 2 children. They were turned over to the Division of Family Services.