On 05/04/2010 the Hodgeman County Sheriff's Office served a search warrant at a rural residence in the 22000 block of SE223 Road (Jetmore). Michael N. Ayers, 45, of rural Jetmore has been charged with Manufacture or Attempted Manufacture of Controlled Substances, Possession of Cocaine, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Aggravated Child Endangerment. Ayers is currently being held on the Hodgeman County Jail on $100,000 bond.
The search and subsequent arrest were the result of an ongoing investigation by the Sheriff's Office. Sheriff Ron Ridley advised that the Sheriff's Office hopes to file additional charges against other individuals in the near future.