COLUMBIA — An MU freshman was arrested early Monday on suspicion of having and selling drugs on school grounds.
MU Police Capt. Scott Richardson said three people were spotted smoking marijuana in a car in the Virginia Avenue garage. Upon further investigation, the officers decided there was reason to suspect a drug deal was also taking place, Richardson said.
Aaron William Hodam, 18, was charged on suspicion of possessing drugs and drug paraphernalia and distributing drugs on school grounds. Bail was set at $60,500; Hodam posted bond and was released.
MU freshman Joseph Butler was also arrested on suspicion of possessing marijuana at the scene.