The North Missouri Drug Task Force and the Adair County Sheriff TMs Office wish to announce the arrest of Anthony Shaw of Gibbs, Missouri.
On Sunday May 2, 2010 the North Missouri Drug Task Force contacted the Adair County Sheriff TMs Office in regards to an individual that wished to turn himself over to authorities for manufacturing methamphetamine.
On the same date Anthony Shaw met with deputies and advised that he and another individual were manufacturing methamphetamine in Shaw TMs home in Gibbs. Mr. Shaw gave written consent for the Sheriff TMs Office to search his residence. Mr. Shaw was allegedly encouraged by family members to seek help, upon their confronting him about suspicious activity occurring at his residence over the weekend.
The Sheriff TMs Office and agents of the North Missouri Drug Task Force searched the home and discovered both methamphetamine and the products of its manufacture inside the structure.
Both the Sheriff TMs Office and the North Missouri Drug Task Force are attempting to locate Beau A. Spencer, a white male, who they would like to question in regards to this incident.
Shaw was taken into custody and booked into the Adair County Detention Center on a 24-hour hold pending formal charges from the Prosecuting Attorney for possession and manufacturing of methamphetamine.Release from the North Missouri Drug Task Force and the Adair County Sheriff TMs Office