Man arrested for allegedly supplying drugs to 13-year-old girl

POSTED: 09:48 AM CDT May 09, 2013    UPDATED: 10:19 PM CDT May 09, 2013 
Matthew Roberts faces drug charges
ASHLAND, Mo. -

Boone County deputies have arrested a 24-year-old man for allegedly supplying drugs to a 13-year-old and a 17-year-old.

Matthew Martin Roberts of Ashland was arrested Wednesday. Investigators say he distributed Adderall, which is a controlled substance, to a 13-year-old girl and 17-year-old man.

Deputies say the exchange happened in the Ashland City Park, which is less than 2,000 feet from Southern Boone Middle and High Schools.

Roberts is currently facing numerous narcotics charges. He also had an outstanding warrant.