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      Man arrested for meth near Centralia Head Start building

      A Mexico, MO man was arrested in Centralia after selling meth to an undercover officer.

      According to police, 34-year-old Wade Anthony Jackson sold an eighth of an ounce of meth for $300. He was arrested immediately after without incident.

      He could be charged with felony distribution of a controlled substance and felony operating a motor vehicle without a valid license.

      The bond for Jackson's drug charge has not yet been set. The license violation has a pre-set bond of $4,500.

      Jackson remains in Boone County Jail.