OSAGE BEACH, Mo. — A police pursuit on Sunday led to a chase along Osage Beach Parkway and an arrest in the Wal-Mart parking lot.
The Osage Beach Police Department says Camden County deputies attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a driver in the Osage Beach area and the vehicle failed to stop. During the pursuit, the police department says the vehicle crossed lanes of travel and drove in the turn lane of Osage Beach Parkway. After a brief pursuit, the vehicle came to a stop in the parking lot of Walmart.
Deputies say the driver was extremely intoxicated and they also reportedly located suspected cocaine in the driver’s vehicle. The driver was later arrested and transported to the Camden County Correctional Facility.
David D. Evans, 35, of Osage Beach was charged with Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance, Felony Resisting Arrest, Driving While Intoxicated and Careless and Imprudent Driving. He remains at the Camden County Correctional Facility on a no-bond warrant.