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Pair from Osage County arrested in Jackson County on drug charges

Two Osage County residents were arrested last week following a traffic stop in Holton.
 
The Jackson County Sheriff's Office says 38-year-old Matthew Scott Barr of Carbondale and 35-year-old Shawna Marie Valentine of Osage City were stopped by authorities Feb. 9 near 4th and Arizona Street in Holton.
 
Barr is charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and felony interference with law enforcement.
 
Valentine is charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia and felony interference with law enforcement. Both also had outstanding Osage County warrants.
 
Barr was released after posting bond. Valentine remains jailed on a $7,500 bond.