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Two Scott City men arrested on drug-related charges

Apr 29, 2013 -- 10:31am


Southeast Missourian

Two Scott City men were arrested Thursday on drug-related charges, according to a news release from Scott County Sheriff Rick Walter. 25-year old Ryan C. Cook was charged with felony possession of a controlled substance, escape from custody, possession of marijuana and unlawful use of drug paraphernalia. 52-year old Timothy S. Farrow was charged with distribution of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana and unlawful usage of drug paraphernalia. Scott County deputies on Thursday served a search warrant at a Scott City residence. Cook and Farrow were arrested during the search. Cook escaped a patrol car and was found a short time later in a nearby residence and taken back into custody. Cook's bond is set at $25,000 and Farrow was released by the court on a summons to appear May 7.

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