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BOONE COUNTY — During controlled purchase operations set up and executed by the US 119 Drug and Violent Crime Task Force, a Danville woman was arrested in separate cases in relation to incidents that happened on July 23 and July 28.

Mary Leslie Messer, 53, of Danville, was charged with felony delivery of a controlled substance in each case, according to a criminal complaint completed by Sgt. EC Eversole.

The report states that, according to investigators, Messer delivered methamphetamine to a cooperating individual in exchange for cash during the controlled purchases.

As of CVN print deadline, Messer was held at Southwestern Regional Jail on a $60,000 surety/cash bond.

Reporter Phil Perry can be reached at or at 304-307-2401.