TRUESDALE, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- A Truesdale man was charged March 26 following a May 16, 2014 incident in which he was left by his wife at a Pizza Hut restaurant after allegedly using heroin.
A probably cause statement says Devin J. Whitaker, 31, of the 100 block of Thrush Court was trying to get into Rebecca Boone Elementary School on May 16 for a school play. Police were called on a report of a suspicious person.
When police arrived, Whitaker reportedly told them his wife had left him at Pizza Hut. Whitaker's wife told police he had been using heroin and police found a used syringe in the restaurant's bathroom.
Whitaker was charged with felony drug possession.