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      Three convicted felons arrested in Osage County

      Jennifer Lane

      Three convicted felons face drug-related charges after a search of an Osage County home early Saturday morning.

      The Osage County Sheriff's Office searched the home at 236 County Road 634 near Freeburg and found suspected crystal methamphetamine, methamphetamine paraphernalia and several guns.

      47-year-old Barry Welschmeyer, of Freeburg, had existing warrants for possession of a controlled substance and unlawful possession of a firearm. He was also arrested for new charges of unlawful possession of a firearm, possession of a controlled substance and unlawful use of drug paraphernalia.

      Jennifer Lane and Desiree Yarnall, both aged 26 and from Rolla, were arrested for possession of a controlled substance and unlawful use of drug paraphernalia.

      All three are convicted felons that are on probation and/or parole for previous drug and/or weapons charges.