On January 31 ,2019, a member of the Lewis County Sheriff's Office was called to a report of a suspicious person on 250th street south of Lewistown, Missouri. The deputy located Rodney R. Fifer, age 56, of Ewing, Missouri, walking on 250th street. Mr. Fifer reported his vehicle was stuck in a yard nearby. After further investigation, the deputy discovered illegal substances in Mr. Fifer's possession. Fifer was arrested for possession of methamphetamine, a class C felony.
Fifer remains lodged in the Lewis County Jail in lieu of $10,000 cash only bond.