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ACSO: Columbia man arrested on drug charges after traffic stop

By Sheriff Josh Brockman
Adair County Sheriff's Office

On Saturday, August 14, 2021, at 11:03pmCT, Adair County Sheriff's Deputy Kenny Perkins initiated a traffic stop on a 2003 Nissan on the Veterans Memorial Bypass.

As a result of the roadside investigation, the driver was arrested for:
  • Possession of a controlled substance 1st degree
  • Prescription controlled substance not in proper container.

Derek Coyle, 42, of Columbia, was lodged in the Adair Regional Jail.

The Adair County Sheriff's Office is continuing investigation.

This story was posted on 2021-08-17 09:57:24
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