24-year-old Sedalia man arrested on multiple charges this (Monday) morning

At 8:30 this (Monday) morning Sedalia Police stopped a vehicle at 13th and Kentucky for multiple traffic offences. When the officer asked the driver to step from the vehicle, he fled the scene. The police report states the vehicle stalled near 23rd and Vermont and the suspect then fled on foot. The suspect identified as 24-year-old Davy Jo Rasa of Sedalia was caught a short time later. A subsequent search of Rasa revealed he was in possession of methamphetamine, marijuana, a synthetic narcotic, and drug paraphernalia. He was also found to have a failure to appear warrant out of Sedalia. At the time of the police report Rasa was on 24-hour hold in the Pettis County jail pending formal charges.