Sedalia Police arrested 29-year-old Thomas J. McIntyre of Sedalia after he allegedly caused moderate damage to a house at 1204 S. Washington early Tuesday morning around 2 a.m.

According to a report, McIntyre was the driver of a pickup that was westbound when he drove through a yard and struck the house. The driver then fled on foot and was chased by a witness.

McIntyre was located two blocks from the scene. Investigation revealed he was driving while intoxicated. He was also charged with leaving the scene of an accident.

A search warrant was then obtained from the court to draw blood on the suspect.