In the early morning hours of Tuesday, Sedalia Police conducted a traffic stop on a white Pontiac minivan, as the vehicle had a defective license plate light and had also failed to signal a left hand turn.

The traffic stop took place in the area of East Howard Street and North Hill Avenue.

An investigation during the stop revealed that the driver was in possession of ecstasy and related drug paraphernalia.  There was also a small child in the vehicle.

Cheyanne M. Wiser, 19, of Sedalia, was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail on a 24-hour hold.

Charges of Possession of a Dangerous Drug, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Endangering the Welfare of a Child were submitted.