Posted: Jan 14, 2014 2:21 PMUpdated: Jan 14, 2014 2:21 PM
Ochelata Man Arrested For Drug Violations
An Ochelata man is in custody after he was found asleep in his vehicle and had illegal drugs. 35-year old Ryan Jo McDonald is charged with trafficking in illegal drugs after two or more felonies. Washington County Sheriff deputies found a suspicious vehicle with a Texas tag and discovered the suspect was asleep on the driver's side. According to a court affidavit, when McDonald got out of the vehicle, the authorities noticed McDonald had slurred speech and was unsteady on his feet. McDonald denied he had any drugs in the car. Officers found inside the vehicle small bags of meth and marijuana and a loaded 12 gauge shotgun. Court records indicate that McDonald has charges pending in Osage County. McDonald's next court date is February 7th. Bond was set at $250,000.
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