Bail set at $40k for Okawville woman arrested on drug charges

WASHINGTON COUNTY — Bail has been set at $40,000 for a 27-year-old Okawville woman who was arrested Monday by Washington County Sheriff’s deputies on an outstanding warrant charging her with drug-related offenses.

Patricia Koepke remains in the Washington County Jail, charged with Class 1 felony delivery of between 5 and 15 grams of methamphetamine, Class 2 felony possession of between 5 and 15 grams of meth, and misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia.

She pleaded not guilty to the charges and was scheduled for a December 6 preliminary hearing with her court appointed attorney.