On Tuesday, Sept. 19 at 2 p.m., the Monroe City Police Department says it received a complaint of a man brandishing a hand gun in the 400 block of Catherine Street in Monroe City.

On Tuesday, Sept. 19 at 2 p.m., the Monroe City Police Department says it received a complaint of a man brandishing a hand gun in the 400 block of Catherine Street in Monroe City.

After searching the area, officers located the a man and initiated a traffic stop. John Michael Corey Mayfield was identified as the driver of the vehicle. During a consent search of the vehicle, a significant amount of methamphetamine and two BB gun pistols was found, according to police. Mayfield was subsequently arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance.

Mayfield is being held in the Marion County Jail on a $50,000 cash-only bond.