KIRKWOOD, Mo. (KMOV) – Three men were arrested in Kirkwood Thursday morning in what appeared to be a major drug investigation that unfolded in a busy Kirkwood shopping center on Thursday morning.
Kirkwood Police were joined by federal Drug Enforcement Agency officers and the Missouri Highway Patrol. Numerous officers with drug dogs converged on two pickup trucks in the Kirkwood Commons shopping center near Interstate 44 and Kirkwood Road.
Three men were arrested and police spent nearly four hours searching their vehicles. All of this took place while employees and customers came and went at the busy nearby stores and restaurants.