Third drug arrest made following Clark Co. murder investigation

Kaylee Batley, Wayland, Mo. / Clark County Sheriff Department

A third drug arrest has been made in Clark County as a result of a murder investigation.

25-year-old Tyler Hobbs of Alexandria is being held on a DOC parole violation warrant, and faces two drug charges.

A search warrant in the death investigation of Shawn Wright lead to Hobbs' arrest Monday night.

Two other people are also being held as a result of the execution of a different search warrant in that investigation.

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19-year-old Kaylee Batley and 21-year-old Derick Davis, both of Wayland, are being held on bond charged with drug charges and endangering the welfare of a child.

Wright was found dead near Gregory Landing on November 8th.

The Clark County Sheriff's Department and Missouri Highway Patrol Major Case Squad are investigating.