Moberly Police: Man found with drugs tried to escape from officer
MOBERLY — Moberly Police said they have arrested a man who tried to escape from them.
According to Moberly Police, one of its officers attempted to stop a car on St. Charles Street but the driver, Joshua Carter, got out of the car and ran away.
Officers were able to catch Carter near Grimes Street and Madison Avenue and searched his car.
They found three grams of methamphetamine and two syringes.
Police said Carter was previously convicted of drug crimes and burglary. He was on probation when they arrested him.
Carter is in the Randolph County Jail on a $20,000 cash bond.