PETTIS COUNTY, Mo – A Sedalia man is facing multiple charges in Pettis County.

Shawn Knight. Photo from previous arrest.

According to the Sedalia Police Department, officers conducted a traffic stop Wednesday, December 4th around midnight in Sedalia. Before being pulled over, Shawn Knight, 40, exited the vehicle and fled police down an alley before being captured. Officers discovered over 17 grams of methamphetamine that Knight had thrown while fleeing.

Knight is facing delivery of a controlled substance substance and resisting/interfering with a felony arrest. Bond is set at $25,000.