LINN COUNTY, MO  The Linn County Sheriff’s office says the man who led several police departments on a long pursuit down highway 65 two days ago was wanted on trafficking drug charges.

Police say 38-year-old Matthew E. Guilford of Brookfield, was also wanted for a federal parole violation warrant, that had no bond. Guilford was reportedly running other motorist off the road during the pursuit.

Guilford was eventually apprehended south of Marshall where police say they found drugs in the truck he was driving. Guilford is scheduled to be arraigned tomorrow.