A Benton Missouri man was taken into police custody in Mississippi County. The arrest was made at 7:20.p.m. on Sunday. The man taken into custody was identified as 51 year-old Paul G. Hale. He was arrested on a Felony for being in possession of a controlled substance of Methamphetamine. He also was arrested a warrant from the Mississippi County Sherriff’s Office for a traffic violation. He was taken to the Mississippi County Sherriff’s Office. He was held there for 24 hours before being released.