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Two in custody at Marion County Jail after felony drug arrests 

Two in custody at Marion County Jail after felony drug arrests 

Andrew Barringer (left) and David Purcell (right).   Marion County Sheriff’s Department photos

A 32-year-old Centralia man has been arrested by Marion County Sheriff’s Deputies for possession of a controlled substance, possession of adult cannabis in a vehicle and on a Marion County failure to appear warrant in a possession of methamphetamine case.   Andrew Barringer of South Pine was arrested following a Saturday morning traffic stop at Bell Club and Green Street Road.

64-year-old David Purcell of Washington Street in Salem was arrested by Marion County Sheriff’s Deputies for possession of under five grams of methamphetamine.  He was taken into custody following a traffic stop during the noon hour Saturday at Schwartz and Illinois in Salem.

Marion County canine Koda ‘alerted’ on both vehicles leading to the drug arrests.