On June 7, the Audrain County Sheriff's Office, East Central Drug Task Force, Mexico Public Safety, and Missouri State Highway Patrol executed a narcotics search warrant on room 145 of the Budget Inn Motel located at 1010 East Liberty Street in Mexico.

Seized in the search was methamphetamine, marijuana, and drug paraphernalia. As as result of the search, Larry Dayrl Karhoff, 44, of Mexico, was arrested for Distribution of Methamphetamine, Distribution of Marijuana, Maintaining a Public Nuisance, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.