An attempted traffic stop for a illegal tag, ends with a brief car and foot chase in west-central Salina Sunday evening. A police officer tried to stop a black 1998 Honda Accord about 6:45 p.m. in the the 600 block of S. 11th.
30-year-old Joshua Quested did not stop and drove off to the 700 block of University where he got out of the car and ran on foot before being apprehended. Before going to jail, Quested said he had swallowed some narcotics and was taken to the hospital to be checked out.
When he was brought into the jail, officers found he had small amounts of methamphetamine and marijuana in his possession. Quested was booked into jail on several traffic charges including flee and elude, trafficking a controlled substance in jail, no tax stamp, and interference with a law enforcement officer.