Kennett men arrested in federal drug investigation

KENNETT, MO (KAIT) - Two Kennett men were arrested Friday morning in southeast Missouri as part of a federal drug investigation.

Virgil Sims, 31, and Craig A. Walker, 34, were arrested on federal narcotics charges after the execution of two search warrants at homes in Kennett, according to the Kennett Police Department Facebook page.

Police also state the arrests are part of an investigation involving the Drug Enforcement Administration, FBI, St. Louis Metro Police Department, Missouri State Highway Patrol, Kennett Police Department and the Dunklin County Sheriff's Department.

More arrests are expected in the case, police conclude.

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