Sedalia Police officers conducted a traffic stop just before midnight on October 5 on West 10th and say they discovered a passenger in the vehicle to be in possession of marijuana.

According to a Sedalia Police report, a silver Jeep was stopped for failure to display a front license plate. Police say 18-year-old Morgan Hawkins, a passenger in the Jeep, was in possession of marijuana.

Hawkins was arrested for a Sedalia municipal charge of possession of marijuana and taken to the Pettis County Jail, where she was fingerprinted, booked, released and issued a court date.

Pettis County Sheriff's Department