An Adair County man was arrested on drug and gun charges following a report of a suspicious person walking on the campus of Lindsey Wilson College.
Last Tuesday, Columbia police responded to a suspicious persons report and Sgt. Gary Roy located the individual.
It was found that the man was not an LWC student but a convicted felon found to be in possession of illegal drugs and a defaced firearm.
Jeffrey Gilbert, 25 of Columbia, was arrested and lodged in the Adair County Jail on charges of possession of a controlled substance 1st degree methamphetamine, possession of controlled substance 2nd degree, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, possession of a defaced firearm (sawed off shotgun) and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Sgt. Gary Roy is in the charge of the investigation and was assisted by Ofc. Charles Greer.