Monroe City Police received a complaint of a man brandishing a hand gun in the 400 block of Catherine Street about 2 p.m. Tuesday.

An investigation led to a traffic stop a short time later. A search of the vehicle revealed a significant amount of methamphetamine and two BB gun pistols.

The driver of the car, John Michael Corey Mayfield, was arrested for possession of a controlled substance.

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