PECULIAR, MO – An Independence man, wanted in Mercer County and Independence Police for drug possession and obstruction, was captured Wednesday after a pursuit in Cass County.

Peculiar police were assisted by the County Sheriff in apprehending Daniel T. Moore, 44, who was arrested after a foot chase south of Cleveland, Missouri. The arrest followed a chase on Route C, during which a stolen vehicle was disabled and forced off the roadway by deputies.

New charges in Cass County will include motor vehicle tampering, controlled substance possession, and resisting arrest with bond set at $25,000 cash only.