Sheriff's officers, Manila police arrest Tarver on gun, drug charges
Mississippi County Sheriff’s officers and Manila police arrested Michael Tarver, 48, on gun and drug charges, after conducting a search of his 3398 West County Road 378 home, just south of Manila, around 9:30 a.m. Wednesday.
According to the police report, officers found 20 grams of methamphetamine, a set of digital scales, a glass pipe used for smoking meth, a loaded 12-gauge shotgun, 20 Klonopin pills, 3 Oycodone pills, 10 Xanax pills and ammunition.
He is charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver, two counts of possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a firearm by certain persons and simultaneous possession of drugs and firearm.
Tarver is currently on supervised probation.