The Northeast Missouri Narcotics Task Force executed a search warrant, with the assistance of the Marion County Sheriff’s Department and the Missouri State Highway Patrol, on Thursday, Nov. 7,  at the residence of Deanna and William “Billy” Motley, 810 Hayward, Hannibal, Marion County, Missouri. During the search warrant, items seized included methamphetamine, items used in the manufacture of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, heroin and marijuana.
Later the same day, the Marion County Prosecutor’s Office charged the couple with attempt to manufacture a controlled substance, a Class B Felony. Associate Circuit Judge John Jackson issued an arrest warrant for the Motley’s with the bond of $100,000 cash only. Both suspects remain in custody at the Marion County Jail.