From:              Hannibal Police Department

Date:                July 7th, 2021

Phone:             573-221-0987   

Fax:                  573-221-3966

Contact:           Lt. Jacob Nacke


Hannibal Man Arrested with Multiple Drugs

On Tuesday July 6th, at approximately 1224 hours, Officers were dispatched to the area of 30th and Market Street for a report of a domestic disturbance. During the course of the investigation it was determined the male subject, Chester W Rickey (51) of Hannibal had a municipal warrant. While attempting to take Rickey into custody he resisted arrest. During a search of the area officers located a container which contained substances believed to be marijuana wax, methamphetamine, and LSD. Rickey was transported to the Marion County Jail on a 24 hour hold. On Wednesday a warrant was issued in the 10th Judicial Circuit Court of Marion County charging Rickey with three counts of possession of a controlled substance. Bond was set at $25,000 cash or surety, Rickey remains in the Marion County Jail.