Missouri Highway Patrol reports arrests of Chillicothe and Spickard residents

Missouri State Highway Patrol

The Highway Patrol reports arrests on Wednesday of Chillicothe and Spickard residents in separate incidents.

Twenty-seven-year-old Ryan Wheeler of Chillicothe was taken into custody Thursday afternoon in Livingston County and accused of speeding along with unlawful possession of drugs.

Online information shows potential counts include felony possession of a controlled substance, alleged possession of fewer than ten grams of marijuana, and unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia. The highway patrol accused Wheeler of driving 85 miles an hour in a 65 zone.

Wheeler was taken for a 24-hour hold to the Daviess-DeKalb Regional Jail at Pattonsburg.

A Spickard resident, 39-year-old Bradley Wilson, was arrested Wednesday evening in Mercer County.

The highway patrol online report accuses Wilson of misdemeanor leaving the scene of an accident, described as “hit and run,” driving while his license was suspended or revoked, second offense; operating a vehicle in an alleged careless and imprudent manner involving an accident; as well as a seat belt violation.

Wilson was issued a citation and released pending the filing of charges in court.