Shirley man arrested on Drug Charges.
From the desk of Sheriff Scott Bradley and Prosecuting Attorney Cody Hiland
On July 15th, 2016, Agents from the 20th Judicial District Drug Crime Task Force and assisted by the Van Buren County Sheriff’s Office, arrested 55 year old Richard Miller of Shirley. In an ongoing drug investigation of drug activity by Miller. Agents made several controlled buys of illegal drugs from Miller. Agents then conducted a search warrant at a residence that Miller was living at on Fenwood in Shirley. During the execution of the search warrant, Agents and deputies found illegal drugs, and drug paraphernalia. Miller is being charged with felony Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, felony Delivery of a Controlled Substance 3 times, felony Failure to keep Records-Maintaining a Drug Premises, misdemeanor simple possession of a controlled substance. Miller is currently incarcerated at the Van Buren County Detention Center awaiting a first appearance.