Early Tuesday morning, Sedalia Police conducted a traffic stop near the intersection of West Broadway Boulevard and Winchester Drive for an equipment violation.

K9 Charlie was deployed and alerted to the presence of narcotics inside the vehicle. A search of the vehicle revealed methamphetamine and other items of drug paraphernalia.

Patricia Lee Ann Dildine, 30, of Steelville, was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail where more methamphetamine was located on her person.

Dildine was held pending bond on charges of Possession of a Dangerous Drug, Possession and Concealment of a Controlled Substance in a County Jail, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Driving While Suspended.