On Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 1356 hours, a Jasper PD officer made contact with the residents at 510 S. 2nd St., Jasper, Mo., in reference to a drug investigation.
The officer made contact with Kevin Iles of Jasper in the garage. A search of Iles' person and pockets was conducted.
Iles was arrested and transported to the Jasper County SO jail. He is being held for possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Once again community policing and building trust between the citizens and the Jasper Police Dept. paid off.
Note: Iles is presumed innocent until proven guilty in the court of law.