Two Van Buren County residents arrested on drug charges
From the desk of Sheriff Randy Gurley
On November 7, 2017, deputies from the Van Buren County Sheriff's Office conducted a traffic stop on Highway 92 East. During the stop deputies found drugs and drug paraphernalia in the vehicle. Arrested at the scene were, 51 year old Daniel Howe of Shirley and 42 year old Shae Hemmerich of Clinton. Howe was charged with felony Possession of Controlled Substance, felony possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Driving Left of Center. Hemmerich was charged with misdemeanor possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Both Howe and Hemmerich later bonded on their charges.
All arrests are made on evidence obtained by deputies.
All suspects are innocent until proven guilty.