Sedalia Police arrested a 26-year-old Kansas City man for possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia after a traffic stop at East 16th Street and South Lamine.

Police say they stopped a white Buick for having expired license plates just before 7 p.m. on November 26. A police report says that an investigation during the traffic stop led to the discovery that the driver of the vehicle, Joshua Hatami, was in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

Hatami was arrested and taken to the Pettis County Jail, where he was booked and released with court dates to be determined.

Kurt Parsons