The Sedalia STING Unit arrested two suspects yesterday (April 16) after conducting surveillance in the 1600 Block of East 4th Street.

Detectives observed Aaron Argenbright come out of a house and walk to a vehicle and conduct what appeared to be a drug transaction with a subject in a vehicle identified as Jeanie Parish.

The vehicle, driven by Parish, committed various traffic violations and was stopped by Sedalia Police. The STING Unit found Parish to be in possession of a controlled substance and also had a warrant.

The detectives went back to the home and arrested Argenbright. Argenbright faces charges of distribution of a controlled substance (meth) with 2,000 feet of a school, possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and an active/confirmed warrant from Pettis County for failure to register as a sex offender, bond set at $5,000 cash/surety.

Parish faces charges of possession of a controlled substance (meth), possession of drug paraphernalia and an active/confirmed misdemeanor failure to appear warrant from Morgan County for a traffic offense.