The Eldon Police Chief has announced the Wednesday arrest of a fugitive wanted for alleged drug trafficking.

Chief Brian Kidwell says his force along with the Miller County Sheriff’s Department and the Mid-Missouri Drug Task Force worked together to locate 41 year old Nicholas Lee Scott at a home on North Walnut Street and he was arrested without incident.

Scott was wanted for 3 active drug felony warrants and a federal narcotics warrant, and evidence of drug trafficking was also seized at the residence where he was found so he may face new charges.

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