CASS COUNTY, Mo., — A Belton resident was arrested today by Troop A of the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

Robert Karl, 41, was arrested at 12:54 p.m. Karl was taken into custody and informally charged with felony possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia as well as three other charges.

According to the arrest report, Karl was held at Cass County Jail and later released.