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Warrant Check By Clay County Authorities Ends With Two People Going To Jail

Mon 3-2-2020

(Spencer)-- An arrest warrant check Sunday evening at 119 West 2nd Street in Spencer resulted in two arrests.

The Clay County Sheriff's Office says the check was being conducted shortly before 7:00 pm on 57-year-old Juan Fernando Martinez, Jr. 

During the investigation another person, 51-year-old Veronica Millison, was allegedly found to be in possession of drug paraphernalia. Both Martinez, Jr. and Millison were taken to the Clay county jail. 

Authorities then obtained and executed a search warrant on the residence, resulting in them finding marijuana, methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia.

Millison was charged with possession of a controlled substance...marijuana and methamphetamine, and possession of drug paraphernalia. Bond was set at $1,000 cash or surety.

Martinez, Jr. was being held on a $500 cash only bond on the arrest warrant.

The Spencer Police Department assisted in making the arrests.