Dec 10, 2019 12:00 AM

67-year-old Kan. woman jailed after drug bust

Posted Dec 10, 2019 12:00 AM

(Patterson photo Barton Co.)

BARTON COUNTY — Law enforcement authorities are investigating a Kansas woman on numerous charges after a drug bust.

Just after 3:30p.m. December 6, sheriff’s deputies executed a search warrant at a home in 5400 block of 24th Street in Great Bend, according to Sheriff Brian Bellendir.

Deputies contacted the occupant of the house, entered without incident and discovered a substantial quantity of methamphetamine and other drug paraphernalia.

Deputies arrested Roberta G. Patterson, 67, of Great Bend and she is being held on a $300,000 bond on requested charges of possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute and aggravated endangerment of a child. The Kansas Bureau of Investigation assisted with the arrest.