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Man Arrested on Drug Charges Following Traffic Stop

Drug ArrestA man was arrested on drug charges Tuesday morning in Russell following a traffic stop.

According to dispatch logs, at 10:46 AM Tuesday, a Russell Police Officer conducted a traffic stop in Russell with a 1995 Oldsmobile driven by Kassi Myers of Hays.

The vehicle was bearing an incorrect tag.

Wayne Geist of Hays, a passenger, was placed under arrest and transported to the Russell County Jail.

Geist was charged with possession of methamphetamine, marijuana and narcotics.

The driver and a passenger, Tyler Wellbrock of Hays, were both charged with illegal tag.

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