Meth uncovered during drug bust at Pettis County motel

Budget Inn in Sedalia

Two people are arrested following a drug bust at a Sedalia motel.

Members of the Pettis County Sheriff’s Office and the Mid Missouri Drug Task Force served a search warrant Thursday night at the Budget Inn on S. Limit Avenue.  The warrant was for the permanent residence off the motel lobby.

During the search, officers uncovered two ounces of methamphetamine, along with drug paraphernalia.  They also found a small amount of a brown, tar-like substance.

Trisha Brown and Jason Harvey were taken into custody.  Charges are pending for trafficking and possession of drug paraphernalia.