Two local residents were arrested on drug and weapon charges in Jackson Co

Lawrence, KS – According to the police officials, the deputies stopped 44-year-old Daniel Willits for a traffic infraction around 2 a.m. near 254th and Hwy 75.

According to the police report, narcotics were found upon further investigation.

The suspect was booked for possessing a controlled substance, possessing a firearm as a felon, and illegal use of weapons.

The passenger, 24-year-old Misty Napier was arrested for meth possession.

This story will be updated when new information is available.