On Wednesday, Sedalia Police served a search warrant in the 300 block of West Seventh Street.

Contact was made with the sole resident outside the home, and a search of the residence was conducted. Officers found methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, ammunition and a short-barreled rifle.

61-year-old Marcus Lanear was charged with possession of a controlled substance, drug paraphernalia and a short-barreled rifle. He was also charged with possession of a weapon while in possession of a controlled substance, and possession of a firearm unlawful for certain persons.

Lanear was taken to the Pettis County Jail.