A Kirksville resident is in jail following a pursuit by Highway patrol authorities Thursday night in Adair County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports Christopher McFarland, 38, was finally apprehended and charged with alleged felony drug trafficking-methamphetamine, felony fleeing, failure to yield to an emergency vehicle, and numerous other traffic violations including failure to stop at a stop sign.

McFarland was transported to the Adair County Jail for a 24 hour investigation.