MPD, sheriff's deputies arrest man on drug charges

By Chris Swick
October 28, 2015

A McPherson man is in jail on drug charges after a bust by McPherson Police officers and sheriff's deputies.

Officers responded to the 700 block of East Elizabeth Monday evening just before 7:30 p.m. They arrested Richard Terry Thompson, 59, on charges of possession of methamphetamine, felony possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. Thompson was also wanted on a McPherson District Court warrant for failure to appear.

His total bond for the drug charges was $4,500. The failure to appear warrant was not bondable.

Thompson was still confined in the McPherson County Jail as of Tuesday morning.