Lincoln County, Mo. - Two people are in custody after a pursuit by Lincoln County Sheriff’s deputies led to an escape from custody and the discovery of methamphetamine, which exceeded the statutory amount for trafficking.

At around 9:30 p.m. on Sept. 22, deputies responded to the 200 block of Thornhill Cemetery Road in the rural part of the county to a report of a trespassing involving a white van. When the vehicle was spotted, an attempt was made to stop the vehicle in the area of Thornhill Cemetery Rd. and Highway 47.