Three arrested during Mexico meth bust

Teresa Lopez, 38

Three Mexico residents, each with an $11,000 bond, were arrested Tuesday evening for possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia.

Authorities arrested 19-year-old Shelby Martin, 38-year-old Teresa Lopez and 20-year-old Jacob Calvert while serving a search warrant in the 800 block of Fairground. About 1 gram of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia were found.

The search warrant was executed by the East Central Drug Task Force, the Mexico Public Safety Department, the Missouri State Highway Patrol and the Audrain County Sheriff's Office.

If you have information about illegal drug activity, contact the East Central Drug Task Force at 573-473-5801 extension 330, or the Audrain County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-392-TIPS.