A drug bust in the Lake Area lands three people in jail.

The Camden County Sheriff’s Office says a search warrant was served at a house in Camdenton Wednesday.

Investigators say a quantity of methamphetamine and other drug paraphernalia were found in the home.

50-year-old Geoffrey Merrick of Camdenton and 43-year-old Troy Braun of Eldon are charged with possession of a controlled substance.

67-year-old Jo Ann Messmer of Camdenton is charged with delivering a controlled substance.

 

 

 

 

 

 

***PRESS RELEASE***

 

On 09/1/20 The Camden County Sheriff’s Office, Lake Area Narcotics Enforcement Group and the Camdenton Police Department executed a search warrant at a residence located in Camdenton. As a result, a quantity of suspected methamphetamine and various drug paraphernalia were seized. One female and two males were arrested on scene.

Jo Ann Messmer age 67 of Camdenton was charged with Delivering a Controlled Substance and given a surety bond of $25,000.00.

Geoffery C Merrick Age 50 of Camdenton was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance and given a Cash Only bond of $100,000.00.

Troy C Braun Age 43 of Eldon was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and given a surety bond of $10,000.00.

*The Camden County Sheriff’s Office reminds everyone that these charges are merely an accusation and these individuals remain innocent until proven guilty.