Three Arrested at Sedalia Motel by Pettis County Deputies
On Friday, Pettis County deputies and Mid-Mo Drug Task Force detectives went to Super 7 Motel, 5650 S. Limit, on a tip that Ryan Nelson was there with an outstanding Pettis County warrant.
Upon arrival, Nelson was located inside a room, along with several other subjects.
Upon further investigation, a stolen revolver was recovered, and syringes and a baggie containing a crystal-like substance, was also seized.
Arrested was Ryan Nelson of Sedalia on a Pettis County warrant. He was found to be in possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia.
Also arrested was Joseph Marquess of Sedalia on possession of a stolen firearm (.22 caliber revolver).
Also arrested was Brandon Hardesty of Cole Camp on possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia.
All three were taken to the Pettis County Jail pending the filing of formal charges by the Pettis County Prosecuting Attorney.