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Reeds Spring, Mo.- A man from Reeds Spring was arrested after he led authorities on a high speed motorcycle chase in Stone County on Thursday. -
Sheriff Doug Rader says deputies were conducting an investigation into a wanted person and attempted to stop a motorcycle near Branson West about 2:00 p.m.
Larry W. Stacy, 35, was arrested after the 11 minute pursuit that began in Branson West and ended at Keystone Road and Highway 248 near Reeds Spring.During the pursuit, deputies observed Stacy toss an eyeglass case that allegedly contained methamphetamine and a glass pipe.
When he was taken into custody, Stacy told deputies that he was carrying a concealed firearm. -
Stacy, who is being held in the Stone County jail on a $25,000 cash only bond, has been charged with possession of a controlled substance, resisting/interfering with arrest, and unlawful use of a weapon.