by: Scott McCaulley (From Branson Police Department Press Release)
The Branson Police Department, acting on information received from near-by businesses, has arrested five people on various drug charges.
In a release by the department, Branson Police says they had received several complaints about possible drug activity at the Midwest Inn on Highway 165. Branson Police along with Regional and Federal Law Enforcement Partners conducted an operation last Thursday that led to the arrest of five individuals on several charges including Drug Possession, Drug Distribution, and other outstanding warrants.
An investigation is continuing into this situation according to the release.
Branson Police in the release thanks the area businesses for informing the department of their concerns and reminds people that to report suspicious activity, please call 911 or send tips to http://bransonmo.gov/…/Police-Forms…/Crime-Tip-Submission-46.