McPherson man arrested on drug charges

By Chris Swick
June 17, 2015

A McPherson man was arrested Tuesday evening on drug charges after a routine traffic stop.

Joseph Bussey, 52, was booked into the McPherson County Jail on charges of possession of methamphetamine with the intent to distribute, possession of narcotic pills, felony possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and no drug tax stamp.

Bussey was booked on a bond of $30,000, where he was still confined as of Wednesday morning. McPherson Police officers and sheriff's deputies were involved in the arrest.

The original stop was in reference to Bussey not wearing a seatbelt.