Lawson Man Arrested on Five Charges Saturday Afternoon in Ray County

Troopers report the arrest of a Lawson man on five charges Saturday afternoon in Ray County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports the arrest of 31-year-old Joshua P. Dawson around 12:44 Saturday afternoon on preliminary charges of felony driving while suspended, felony possession of a controlled substance, fourth-degree assault, unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia, and speeding.

Authorities booked Dawson into the Ray County Jail on a 24-hour hold.