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The Christian County Sheriff's Office reports processing a few drug related arrests. 

29 year-old Brittany Hester of Pana was arrested early Thursday (10-30) on charges of possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphenalia.  Another Pana resident, 21 year-old Danielle Patrode was also arrested early Thursday on identical charges. 

Joseph Leckner is facing drug charges. The 23 year-old Taylorville man was arrested Wednesday (10-29) on a bond forfeiture warrant for possession of a controlled substance. As reported here, Leckner was also arrested earlier this month on a charge of violation of sex offender registration, and a year ago, he was reportedly arrested on weapons charges. 

 
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