Warrant leads to arrest

MEEKER I A search warrant served on a residence in Meeker resulted in the arrest of a 35-year-old local man on two drug charges.
On Thursday, Meeker police officers officer Jim Amick and his K-9 partner, Niko, executed a search warrant at 750 12th St., Apt. 10. As a result of the search, the tenant, Dawon Triplett, was arrested on charges of possession and distribution of methamphetamine.
Triplett was transported to Rio Blanco County Jail and is currently being held on a $50,000 bond.
Due to tips received, the investigation is ongoing at this time.