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The Complete St. Clair County Sheriff's Office News Release from April 27th to May 3rd, 2021

The complete St. Clair County Sheriff's Office  News Release April 27th, 2021 through May 3rd, 2021

Text Caster

 

Sheriff Lee Hilty would like to happily announce a partnership with Text Caster! Text Caster is a free service for the community, and only sends information to your phone if you choose to sign up for it.

Upon signing up for the service, citizens will be able to get alerts on road closings, weather alerts, ongoing crime situations, and other emergency notifications. This will allow you to have immediate notifications in the event of a wanted person, a dangerous weather situation, and/or general event notifications! You also have the option of signing up ONLY for notifications you specifically want!

Please, help us strengthen our communications with you and sign up below, if interested!

https://my.textcaster.com/asa/3041

Please Note: Information shared by you, with the Text Caster application, will be considered private and shall not be used for marketing, advertisements, or any other types of sales.

 

Arrests

 

Sheriff Lee Hilty reported deputies made four arrests and took multiple reports during the week of April 27th, 2021 through May 3rd, 2021.

 

Rhodes, Bobby - On April 30th, Bobby Rhodes, 41, Osceola, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a St. Clair County Warrant for a Felony charge of DWI - Persistent, and a Misdemeanor charge of Driving While Revoked/Suspended - 2nd or 3rd Offense. The bond was set at $5,000.00 cash or surety.

 

Holmberg, Nicholas - On May 3rd, Nicholas Holmberg, 34, Osceola, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a Misdemeanor charge of Driving While Revoked/Suspended - 1st Offense. Nicholas was booked and released pending formal charges.

 

Mullican, Steven - On May 3rd, Steven Mullican, 35, Osceola, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a Henry County Failure to Appear Warrant for the charges of Domestic Assault, and Possession of a Controlled Substance. The bond was set at $10,000.00 cash or surety, and Steven was transported to the Henry County Jail.

 

Loudon, Robert - On May 3rd, Robert Loudon, 37, Overland Park, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy for a Failure to Appear Warrant out of the State of Kansas, a Felony charge of Driving While Revoked/Suspended, a Felony charge of Dwi - Chronic, and a Misdemeanor charge of Possession of Marijuana/Synthetic Cannabinoid of 10 Grams or Less.

 

Stealing in Lowry City

 

On April 28th, a St. Clair County deputy was dispatched to NE 301 Road in Lowry City in regards to stealing. Upon arrival, the deputy met with the victim, who stated that someone had stolen his/her yellow in color generator, weighing approximately 200 pounds, out of a small building on the back of his/her property. The generator was valued at $500.00, and a report, including photographs of the scene, was taken.

 

Property Damage in Appleton City

 

On April 29th, a St. Clair County deputy was dispatched to East 2nd Street in Appleton City, in regards to property damage. Upon arrival, the deputy met with the victim, who reported that someone had attempted to pry open the driver's door on his/her silver in color 2005 Nissan Altima. The victim reported that they had noticed the damage on April 28th, at approximately 11:30 A.M. The damage was estimated to be at $100.00, and a report, including photographs, was taken.

 

Stolen Firearm in Osceola

 

On April 30th, a St. Clair County deputy was dispatched to contact an individual in regards to a stolen firearm. Upon making contact, the victim reported that on April 28th, between the hours of 5:30 A.M and 12:00 P.M, he had parked his red in color Ford F-150 at the Smith Bend boat ramp. At this time, someone stole his Bennali Nova 12-Gauge Shotgun with an Indian Creek Turkey Choke installed on it, a Dewalt ratchet Set, a Smith Hub Assembly Kit, an XL Camo Frog Togs suit, and a large Cabela's Advantage Timber Leaf Suit. The total value of the items was approximated at $1,000.00.

 

Burglary in Deepwater

 

On April 30th, a St. Clair County deputy was dispatched to NE 1270 Road in Deepwater in reference to a burglary. Upon arrival, the deputy observed the front door to the residence was damaged, the door jam was damaged, and half of a shoe print on the front door, from someone kicking it open. The victim reported that a Camp Chef 2 burner grill, a window AC unit, a full taxidermy stuffed turkey on a wall mount, and a full taxidermy stuffed turkey on a stand were stolen. The total value of the items stolen was approximated at $978.00, and a report, including photographs, was taken.

 

Vehicle Tampering in Appleton City

 

On April 30th, a St. Clair County deputy was dispatched to West 7th Street in Appleton City, in reference to vehicle tampering. Upon arrival, the deputy advised that during the previous night, someone had put an unknown substance in the fuel tank of his silver in color 2003 Ford F-350. After towing the vehicle to a local mechanic, it was reported that it cost $239.07 to repair the truck. A picture of the altered gasoline, and a copy of the invoice from the mechanic was taken.

 

Disclaimer: Arrest records are public information. Any indication of an arrest does not mean the individual identified has been convicted of a crime. All persons arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Sheriff Hilty urges those with any related information to these cases or any others to contact the St. Clair County Sheriff's Office Tip Line, 417-646-5832, or email to tips@scsomo.org.

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Dave Singleton - Employee Highlight

St. Clair County Sheriff's Office

Employee Highlight

Dave Singleton

 

Dave Singleton has been working with the St. Clair County Sheriff's Office for almost three years, and is our current Maintenance Supervisor for the entire Office and Jail!

He currently operates in the St. Clair County Sheriff's Office and the St. Clair County Jail and his duties include maintaining the facility's plumbing, electrical, heating/cooling, grounds, and all other mechanical operations. He is also currently in charge of training any new Maintenance staff, and regularly comes in at all hours of the day/night to make emergency repairs, if not scheduled to work.

Daves's hobbies include riding his motorcycle, spending time with his wife and other family members, hunting, and he extremely enjoys relaxing outside with his coffee; just enjoying nature.

Thank you for joining us for the Employee Highlight! We are extremely excited for you to get to know our staff, and for the chance to shine the spotlight on our family here at the St. Clair County Sheriff's Office!

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The Complete St. Clair County Sheriff's Office News Release from April 20th to April 26th, 2021

 

The complete St. Clair County Sheriff's Office  News Release April 20th, 2021 through April 26th, 2021

Text Caster

 

Sheriff Lee Hilty would like to happily announce a partnership with Text Caster! Text Caster is a free service for the community, and only sends information to your phone if you choose to sign up for it.

Upon signing up for the service, citizens will be able to get alerts on road closings, weather alerts, ongoing crime situations, and other emergency notifications. This will allow you to have immediate notifications in the event of a wanted person, a dangerous weather situation, and/or general event notifications! You also have the option of signing up ONLY for notifications you specifically want!

Please, help us strengthen our communications with you and sign up below, if interested!

https://my.textcaster.com/asa/3041

Please Note: Information shared by you, with the Text Caster application, will be considered private and shall not be used for marketing, advertisements, or any other types of sales.

 

Arrests

 

Sheriff Lee Hilty reported deputies made six arrests and took multiple reports during the week of April 20th, 2021 through April 26th, 2021.

 

Donald, Jessica - On April 22nd, Jessica Donald, 33, Kansas, was arrested in Olathe for a Failure to Appear St. Clair County Warrant on an original charge of Possession of Controlled Substance Except 35 Grams or Less of Marijuana/Synthetic Cannabinoid. Jessica was transported to the St. Clair County Jail, and the bond was set at $5,000.00.

 

Foster, David - On April 22nd, David Foster, 38, Osceola, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a St. Clair County Warrant for a Felony charge of Domestic Assault - 2nd Degree, and a Felony charge of Armed Criminal Action. The bond was set at $50,000.00 cash only. The arrest was made when a St. Clair County deputy responded to a call for service in reference to a domestic in progress. Upon arrival, the deputy made contact with David Foster and the victim, and the victim reported David striking him/her, choking him/her, and holding a knife to him/her.

 

Routh, John - On April 22nd, John Routh, 52, Weaubleau, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy for a Misdemeanor charge of Driving While Revoked/Suspended - 2nd or 3rd Offense. John was booked and released, pending formal charges.

 

Miles, Boyd - On April 24th, Boyd Miles, 55, Lowry City, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a St. Clair County Warrant for a Felony charge of Dwi - Habitual, and a Misdemeanor charge of Driving While Revoked/Suspended - 2nd or 3rd Offense. The bond was set at $5,000.00 cash or surety.

 

Brown, Summer - On April 26th, Summer Brown, 33, Springfield, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a Felony charge of Possession of a Controlled Substance Except 35 Grams or Less of Marijuana/Synthetic Cannabinoid, and a Misdemeanor charge of Unlawful Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Summer was booked and released, pending formal charges.

 

Mack, Alonzo - On April 26th, Alonzo Mack, 39, Kansas City, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a St. Clair County Warrant for a Felony charge of Driving While Revoked/Suspended. The bond was set at $5,000.00 cash or surety.

 

Damaged Property in Appleton City

 

On April 23rd, a St. Clair County deputy was dispatched to the Dollar General Store in Appleton City. Upon arrival, the deputy made contact with the store manager, who reported damage to the outside of the east side of the building, as though a small car had hit the building.

 

Disclaimer: Arrest records are public information. Any indication of an arrest does not mean the individual identified has been convicted of a crime. All persons arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Sheriff Hilty urges those with any related information to these cases or any others to contact the St. Clair County Sheriff's Office Tip Line, 417-646-5832, or email to tips@scsomo.org.

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The Complete St. Clair County Sheriff's Office News Release from April 13th to April 19th, 2021

The complete St. Clair County Sheriff's Office  News Release April 13th, 2021 through April 19th, 2021

Text Caster

 

Sheriff Lee Hilty would like to happily announce a partnership with Text Caster! Text Caster is a free service for the community, and only sends information to your phone if you choose to sign up for it.

          Upon signing up for the service, citizens will be able to get alerts on road closings, weather alerts, ongoing crime situations, and other emergency notifications. This will allow you to have immediate notifications in the event of a wanted person, a dangerous weather situation, and/or general event notifications! You also have the option of signing up ONLY for notifications you specifically want!

Please, help us strengthen our communications with you and sign up below, if interested!

https://my.textcaster.com/asa/3041

Please Note: Information shared by you, with the Text Caster application, will be considered private and shall not be used for marketing, advertisements, or any other types of sales.

 

Arrests

 

Sheriff Lee Hilty reported deputies made four arrests and took multiple reports during the week of April 13th, 2021 through April 19th, 2021.

 

King, Cassandra - On April 13th, Cassandra King, 30, Poplar Bluff, was arrested by Christian County Sheriff's Office for a St. Clair County Failure to Appear warrant on a Felony charge of Possession of a Controlled Substance Except 35 Grams or Less of Marijuana/Synthetic Cannabinoid. Cassandra was transported to the St. Clair County Jail, and the bond was set at $2,500.00 cash only.

 

Robertson, Paul - On April 13th, Paul Robertson, 35, Osceola, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a Cass County Failure to Appear Misdemeanor Warrant. Paul was transported to the St. Clair County Jail and was given an OR Bond.

 

Daehler, John - On April 14th, John Daehler, 26, Blue Springs, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a Felony charge of  Possession of Controlled Substance Except 35 Grams or Less of Marijuana/Synthetic Cannabinoid. John was booked and released pending formal charges.

Foster, Richard - On April 15th, Richard Foster, 35, Lowry City, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy for two St. Clair County Failure to Appear warrants. The first was a Misdemeanor was for Owner Operated Motor Vehicle Without Maintaining Financial Responsibility (Motor Vehicle Required to be Registered) - 1st Offense. The second was an Infraction for Driver/Front Seat Passenger Fail to Wear Properly Adjusted/Fastened Safety Belt.

 

Stealing in Appleton City

 

On April 15th, a St. Clair County deputy responded to a call for service in Appleton City in reference to stealing. Upon making contact with the victim, it was reported that a blue in color Dodge Journey was found attempting to steal the rear end from a Chevrolet S-10 Truck, but returned the rear end and left when confronted by the victim. Shortly later, when the victim returned home, he/she noticed that the rear end was missing. The total value of the rear end was valued at $100.00.

 

Burglary in Deepwater

 

On April 17th, a St. Clair County deputy responded to Deepwater in regards to a burglary. Upon making contact with the victim, the deputy received information that the victim had returned to his/her hunting cabin and observed the door knob had been pried off, and multiple sleeping bags left inside of the cabin that did not belong to the victim. A small propane heater and a box of 30-30 rifle bullets were reported missing, and the total value of loss was estimated at $180.00 at that time.

 

Disclaimer: Arrest records are public information. Any indication of an arrest does not mean the individual identified has been convicted of a crime. All persons arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Sheriff Hilty urges those with any related information to these cases or any others to contact the St. Clair County Sheriff's Office Tip Line, 417-646-5832, or email to tips@scsomo.org.

 

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The Complete St. Clair County Sheriff's Office News Release from April 6th to April 12th, 2021

The Complete St. Clair County Sheriff's Office  News Release April 6th, 2021 through April 12th, 2021

Text Caster

 

Sheriff Lee Hilty would like to happily announce a partnership with Text Caster! Text Caster is a free service for the community, and only sends information to your phone if you choose to sign up for it.

Upon signing up for the service, citizens will be able to get alerts on road closings, weather alerts, ongoing crime situations, and other emergency notifications. This will allow you to have immediate notifications in the event of a wanted person, a dangerous weather situation, and/or general event notifications! You also have the option of signing up ONLY for notifications you specifically want!

Please, help us strengthen our communications with you and sign up below, if interested!

https://my.textcaster.com/asa/3041

Please Note: Information shared by you, with the Text Caster application, will be considered private and shall not be used for marketing, advertisements, or any other types of sales.

 

Arrests

 

Sheriff Lee Hilty reported deputies made two arrests and took multiple reports during the week of April 6th, 2021 through April 12th, 2021.

 

Coleman, Jaylen - On April 6th, Jaylen Coleman, 28, Memphis, was arrested by Missouri Highway Patrol and transferred to St. Clair County custody for a charge of Resisting Arrest/Detention/Stop by Fleeing - Creating a Substantial Risk of Serious Injury/Death to Any Person. Jaylen was held for 24 hours and released pending formal charges.

The arrest was made after St. Clair County deputies were advised of the vehicle Jaylen was the driver of, fleeing the arrest of Clinton Police Department on April 5th. At this time, St. Clair County deputies attempted to perform a traffic stop, as Jaylen increased the speed of the vehicle to over 100 mph. During the pursuit, Jaylen lost control of the vehicle in Collins, and fled on foot. K-9 Officer Kormi was called to help track Jaylen down, but lost the track to the east of the wrecked vehicle.

During a search of the vehicle, it was discovered that there were multiple sealed bags inside of a trash bag that contained a large amount of a green leafy substance believed to be Marijuana.

Thanks to the Text Caster announcement sent out regarding Jaylen, the Sheriff's Office received multiple tips from the community that eventually allowed Missouri Highway Patrol to take Jaylen into custody at the Comfort Inn in Bolivar.

 

Brown, James - On April 12th, James Brown, 28, Camdenton, was arrested by St. Clair County deputies for a Felony charge of Resisting/Interfering with Arrest for a Felony, a Felony charge of DWI - Persistent, a Misdemeanor charge of Driving While Revoked/Suspended - 1st Offense, and a Misdemeanor charge of Failed to Yield to Vehicle Approaching from Opposite Direction When Turning Left. James is currently being held on a 24 hour hold, pending formal charges.

The arrest was made after a St. Clair County deputy attempted to perform a traffic stop, on Lakeshore Drive in Osceola, on the vehicle James was the driver of, for failing to yield and causing the deputy to swerve to avoid him. At this time, James fled and parked at a house on Libby Street. Upon being taken into custody, the deputies noticed the strong odor of intoxicants emitting from his person, but James refused both the field sobriety tests and a breath analyzer test to be done. K-9 Officer Kormi was called, and alerted to the vehicle, and a search of the vehicle concluded in finding a bag with Marijuana residue and a pipe.

 

Fraud in El Dorado Springs

 

On April 12th, a St. Clair County deputy responded to a call for service in regards to a fraud of a check. At this time, the deputy made contact with the victim, whom reported that the bank that they utilize had contacted them in regards to someone attempting to cash a check in their name. At this time, the deputy made contact with the bank, who stated that an individual had attempted to cash a check in the amount of $400.00 with the victim's name on it, and the bank teller properly identified it as being altered. A suspect was named, and El Dorado Springs Police Department was also notified.

 

Disclaimer: Arrest records are public information. Any indication of an arrest does not mean the individual identified has been convicted of a crime. All persons arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Sheriff Hilty urges those with any related information to these cases or any others to contact the St. Clair County Sheriff's Office Tip Line, 417-646-5832, or email to tips@scsomo.org.

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The Complete St. Clair County Sheriff's Office News Release from March 30th, 2021 through April 5th, 2021

The complete St. Clair County Sheriff's Office  News Release March 30th, 2021 through April 5th, 2021

Text Caster

 

Sheriff Lee Hilty would like to happily announce a partnership with Text Caster! Text Caster is a free service for the community, and only sends information to your phone if you choose to sign up for it.

        Upon signing up for the service, citizens will be able to get alerts on road closings, weather alerts, ongoing crime situations, and other emergency notifications. This will allow you to have immediate notifications in the event of a wanted person, a dangerous weather situation, and/or general event notifications! You also have the option of signing up ONLY for notifications you specifically want!

Please, help us strengthen our communications with you and sign up below, if interested!

https://my.textcaster.com/asa/3041

Please Note: Information shared by you, with the Text Caster application, will be considered private and shall not be used for marketing, advertisements, or any other types of sales.

 

Text Caster Assisted Arrest

Last night, April 5th, 2021, an individual failed to yield for multiple deputies, wrecked his vehicle, and ran away, thus evading arrest. A Text Caster alert was sent out to those of you whom have signed up, and via the tremendous amount of phone calls, we were able to apprehend the subject today. This is the exact reason we are so excited to work with Text Caster, as it enabled our officers the information required to catch the individual. Please look towards next week's press release to highlight his arrest and charges.  

Thank you to all that called in!

 

Arrests

 

Sheriff Lee Hilty reported deputies made six arrests and took multiple reports during the week of March 30th, 2021 through April 5th, 2021.

 

Short, Amber - On March 31st, Amber Short, 38, Lincoln, was arrested by a Henry County deputy on a St. Clair County Failure to Appear warrant for a Felony charge of Possession of a Controlled Substance Except 35 Grams or Less of Marijuana/Synthetic Cannabinoid, and a Misdemeanor charge of Unlawful Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Amber was transported from the Henry County Jail to the St. Clair County Jail and the bond was set at $5,000.00 cash only.

 

Salamon, Daizjon - On April 1st, Daizjon Salamon, 35, Osceola, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a Henry County warrant for Stalking - 2nd Degree - 1st Offense. The bond was set at $500.00 cash or surety.

 

Gonzalez, Jessy - On April 4th, Jessy Gonzales, 17, Osceola, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on an Osceola Police Department Failure to Appear warrant. The bond was set at $112.50 cash only.

 

Moore, Alexandria - On April 5th, Alexandria Moore, 27, Clinton, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy, at the County Courthouse, for four St. Clair County Failure to Appear Traffic warrants, and one Henry County Failure to Appear warrant. The total bond was set at $400.00 cash only and $400.00 cash or surety.

 

Jackson, Christopher - On April 5th, Christopher Jackson, 41, Osceola, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy, at the County Courthouse, for a St. Clair County Failure to Appear warrant for Shoplifting. The bond was set at $1,000.00 cash only.

 

Keith, Franklin - On April 5th, Franklin Keith, 29, Appleton City, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy, at the County Courthouse, on a Jasper County warrant for a Misdemeanor charge of Driving While Intoxicated. The bond was set at $500.00 cash only.

 

Stealing/Tampering in Tiffin 

On March 31st, a St. Clair County deputy responded to Tiffin in reference to stealing/tampering. Upon arrival, the deputy met with the victim who stated that someone had gone through her truck, and stole a gold in color wedding ring with stones valued at approximately $750.00, two work keys, casino cards with her name on them, and two over the counter medication.

 

 

Disclaimer: Arrest records are public information. Any indication of an arrest does not mean the individual identified has been convicted of a crime. All persons arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Sheriff Hilty urges those with any related information to these cases or any others to contact the St. Clair County Sheriff's Office Tip Line, 417-646-5832, or email to tips@scsomo.org.

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The Complete St. Clair County Sheriff's Office News Release from March 23rd to March 29th

 

The complete St. Clair County Sheriff's Office  News Release March 23rd, 2021 through March 29th, 2021

Sheriff Lee Hilty reported deputies made seven arrests and took multiple reports during the week of March 23rd, 2021 through March 29th, 2021.

 

Arrests

                                                                                                          

Hudgens, Jeffrey - On March 23rd, Jeffrey Hudgens, 51, Osceola, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a St. Clair County Failure to Appear warrant for a Misdemeanor charge of Assault - 4th Degree - Pursuant to Subdivision (1), (5). The bond was set at $5,000 cash or surety.

The arrest was made after St. Clair County deputies performed a traffic stop on the vehicle Jeffrey was the passenger of, for failing to stop at a stop sign.

 

Phillips, Nicole - On March 23rd, Nicole Phillips, 38, Osceola, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy for a Misdemeanor charge of Hindering Prosecution. Nicole was booked and released, pending formal charges.

The arrest was made after St. Clair County deputies performed a traffic stop on the vehicle Nicole was the driver of, for failing to stop at a stop sign. Upon making contact with the deputies, Nicole admitted she was attempting to hide her passenger from arrest.

 

Collins, Cassie - On March 24th, Cassie Collins, 34, Kansas, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a Failure to Appear warrant for a Felony charge of Tampering with Motor Vehicle - 1st Degree. The bond was set at $5,000.00 cash or surety.

 

Smith, Lorrie - On March 24th, Lorrie Smith, 48, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy for a Felony charge of Possession of a Controlled Substance Except 35 Grams or Less of Marijuana/Synthetic Cannabinoid. Lorrie was booked and released pending formal charges.

The arrest was made after St. Clair County deputies performed a traffic stop on the vehicle that Lorrie was the driver of, for multiple lane violations. Upon searching the vehicle, the deputies found a glass plate with a crystal substance on it, that field tested positive for methamphetamine.

 

Lyon, Samuel - On March 25th, Samuel Lyon, 42, Lowry City, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy for four Failure to Appear St. Clair County Warrants. The bond was set at a total of $40,000.00 cash only.

 

Churchwell, Lesli - On March 27th, Lesli Churchwell, 24, Springfield, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy for a Felony charge of Possession of a Controlled Substance Except 35 Grams or Less of Marijuana/Synthetic Cannabinoid. Lesli was booked and released pending formal charges.

The arrest was made after St. Clair County deputies performed a motorist assist on the vehicle Lesli was the driver of. Upon making contact with the deputies, Lesli admitted to there being methamphetamine in the car. Upon searching the vehicle, the deputies found a white crystal-like substance that field tested positive for methamphetamine.

 

McDaniel, Patrick - On March 28th, Patrick McDaniel, 41, Nevada, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a Dallas County Warrant for a Felony charge of Non-Support - Total Arrears in Excess of 12 Monthly Payments Due Under Order of Support. The bond was set at $500.00 cash only.

The arrest was made after a St. Clair County deputy was dispatched to Roscoe School in reference to a suspicious vehicle. Upon making contact with Patrick, it was discovered through Dispatch that he had a warrant through Dallas County.

 

Burglary in Lowry City

            On March 25th, a St. Clair County deputy responded to Lowry City in response to a burglary. Upon arrival, the deputy met with the victim who reported that his garage had been broken into and several firearms were missing. The firearms missing include SIG P238, a Remington Single Shot Bolt Action .22 Caliber Rifle, a Ruger 10-22 with a scope, a Ruger Ranch Rifle 7.62 x 39, and a Winchester 94" 45LC. The victim also reported a spotting scope and a range bag missing.

The total estimated value of loss was approximated at $1,975. Photographs of the area were taken, alongside a report.

 

Burglary in Stockton

            On March 28th, a St. Clair County deputy responded to J Highway in response to a possible burglary. Upon arrival, the deputy made contact with the caretaker of the property, who reported that the office had been broken into, and the desks/cabinets had been gone through. The caretaker also reported that a welding helmet, a space heater, and several files/tax papers were taken from the office.

On March 29th, the St. Clair County Sheriff's Office received a call from the caretaker stating that the welding helmet was found on the property, but the other items are still missing.

 

 

Disclaimer: Arrest records are public information. Any indication of an arrest does not mean the individual identified has been convicted of a crime. All persons arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Sheriff Hilty urges those with any related information to these cases or any others to contact the St. Clair County Sheriff's Office Tip Line, 417-646-5832, or email to tips@scsomo.org.

 

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The Complete St. Clair County Sheriff's Office News Release from March 16th to March 22nd 2021

The complete St. Clair County Sheriff's Office  News Release March 16th, 2021 through March 22nd, 2021

Sheriff Lee Hilty reported deputies made ten arrests and took multiple reports during the weeks of March 16th, 2021 through March 22nd, 2021.

 

Arrests

 

Bryant, Angelica - On March 18th, Angelica Bryant, 24, Osceola, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant for a Misdemeanor charge of Assault - 4th Degree - Pursuant to Subdivision (1), (5). The bond was set at $10,000 cash/surety.

The warrant stems from March 3rd, when a St. Clair County deputy was dispatched to Housing in Osceola in reference to an assault. Angelica Bryant had approached the victim, shoved them, and struck them multiple times with a closed fist.

 

Younce, Tina - On March 18th, Tina Younce, 41, Lowry City, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy for a Felony charge of Possession of a Controlled Substance Except 35 Grams or Less of Marijuana/Synthetic Cannabinoid, and a Felony charge of Unlawful Possession of Drug Paraphernalia - Amphetamine or Methamphetamine. Tina was booked and released pending formal charges.

The arrest was made when a St. Clair County deputy performed a traffic stop on a vehicle Tina was a passenger of, for an equipment violation. During a search of the vehicle, the deputy found a cigarette box, with a plastic bag containing a white crystal substance inside, and a glass pipe with white residue, under the passenger seat. 

 

Riley, Eric - On March 18th, Eric Riley, 47, Osceola, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy for a Misdemeanor charge of DWI - Prior. Eric was booked and released pending formal charges.

The arrest was made when a St. Clair County deputy performed a traffic stop on the vehicle Eric was a driver of, for a speeding violation. During the traffic stop, Eric admitted to consuming alcohol before driving, and blew over the legal limit during an alcohol breath test.

 

Potts, Dashawna - On March 19th, Dashawna Potts, 25, Kansas City, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy for a Felony charge of Unlawful Possession of a Firearm. Dashawna was booked and released pending formal charges.

 

Hughes, William - On March 20th, William Hughes, 40, Montrose, was arrested on two Platte County Warrants for Failure to Appear, a Clinton PD Failure to Appear warrant, and a St. Clair County charge of Possession of a Controlled Substance Except 35 Grams or Less of Marijuana/Synthetic Cannabinoid. William was held on a total of $25,250.00 cash only for the Platte County Warrants, $500.00 for the Clinton PD warrant, and was booked and released pending formal charges on the St. Clair County charge.

The arrest was made when a St. Clair County deputy was dispatched to Appleton City in reference to a suspicious person walking in and out of Casey's and laying down on multiple picnic benches in the park. Upon arrival, the deputy made contact with William, whom after identified, was found to have multiple warrants. A search of his person resulted in finding a plastic bag with a white crystal substance inside, that field tested positive for methamphetamine.

 

Kinchion, Lonnel - On March 20th, Lonnel Kinchion, 32, Wichita, was arrested by a St. Clair County Deputy for a Felony charge of Unlawful Possession of Drug Paraphernalia - Amphetamine or Methamphetamine, and a Misdemeanor charge of Unlawful Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Lonnel was booked and released pending formal charges.

The arrest was made when a St. Clair County deputy performed a traffic stop on the vehicle Lonnel was a passenger of for an equipment violation. A search of the vehicle resulted in finding multiple backpacks, with a ball of black tape containing a clear bag with a white crystal substance inside of it, a used needle, and a glass pipe with burnt residue, inside of them. Lonnel admitted to the bag containing the ball of black tape being his.

 

Scherler, Jeffrey - On March 20th, Jeffrey Scherler, 37, Springfield, was arrested by a St. Clair County Deputy for a Felony charge of Unlawful Possession of Drug Paraphernalia - Amphetamine or Methamphetamine, and a Misdemeanor charge of Unlawful Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Jeffrey was booked and released pending formal charges.

The arrest was made when a St. Clair County deputy performed a traffic stop on the vehicle Jeffrey Scherler was the driver of, for an equipment violation. A search of the vehicle resulted in finding multiple backpacks, with a ball of black tape containing a clear bag with a white crystal substance inside of it, a used needle, and a glass pipe with burnt residue, inside of them.

 

Johnson, Terry - On March 21st, Terry Johnson, 33, Kansas City, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy for a Felony charge of Possession of a Controlled Substance Except 35 Grams or Less of Marijuana/Synthetic Cannabinoid. Terry was booked and released pending formal charges.

The arrest was made when a St. Clair County deputy performed a traffic stop on a vehicle Terry was a passenger of for expired registration. A search of the vehicle resulted in finding a glass pipe with residue, that field tested positive for methamphetamine, in the area that Terry was laying down in.

 

Woods, John - On March 21st, John Woods, 36, Centralia, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy for a Felony charge of DWI - Persistent, a Misdemeanor charge of Leaving the Scene of an Accident, and a Misdemeanor charge of Endangering the Welfare of a Child - 2nd Degree. John was booked and released pending formal charges.

The arrest was made when a St. Clair County deputy responded to Monegaw Springs, in reference to a vehicle that drove through a house. Upon arrival, the deputy observed a Nissan car sticking out of the front side of the house, with the occupants reporting the driver fleeing the scene. John Woods was discovered lying in a ditch, just south of the crash site, and admitted to being the driver of the vehicle. John failed a field sobriety test, and blew over the legal limit during an alcohol breath test.

 

Hernandez, Tony - On March 22nd, Tony Hernandez, 29, Kansas City, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy for a Felony charge of Driving While Revoked/Suspended. Tony was booked and released pending formal charges.

The arrest was made after a St. Clair County deputy performed a traffic stop on a vehicle that Tony was the driver of, for expired front registration. Upon contact and identification of Tony, it was noted that he was driving on a suspended, and that he had several convictions for driving while suspended/revoked.

                                                                                                            

Disclaimer: Arrest records are public information. Any indication of an arrest does not mean the individual identified has been convicted of a crime. All persons arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Sheriff Hilty urges those with any related information to these cases or any others to contact the St. Clair County Sheriff's Office Tip Line, 417-646-5832, or email to tips@scsomo.org.

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St. Clair County Sheriff's Office Text Caster

St. Clair County Sheriff's Office

Text Caster Announcement

I am excited to introduce Text Caster to the citizens of St Clair County.  Text Caster allows the citizens the ability to receive alerts directly from the Sheriff's Office.   Text Caster is a free service for the community and only sends information to your phone, if you choose to sign up for it.

Upon signing up for the service, citizens will be able to get alerts on road closings, weather alerts, ongoing crime situations, community events and other emergency notifications. An example would be; a person on the loose in a certain neighborhood.  A text would go to your phone alerting you to the potential danger.  Severe weather alerts come directly to you from the national weather service.   You have the option of signing up ONLY for notifications you specifically want. 

Please, help us strengthen our communications with you and sign up below, if interested!

https://my.textcaster.com/asa/3041  or visit our Website at http://www.scsomo.org or Facebook at St Clair County Sheriff's Office

Please Note: Information shared by you, with the Text Caster application, will be considered private and shall not be used for marketing, advertisements, or any other types of sales.

Feel free to call if you have any questions or trouble getting signed up.

Thank you,

Sheriff Lee Hilty

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Employee Highlight - Tina Chambers

St. Clair County Sheriff's Office

Employee Highlight

Tina Chambers

Tina Chambers is a Sergeant of our Communications/Dispatch Department and has been working with us for approximately seven years!

Her responsibilities include answering emergency phone calls, dispatching emergency services, supervising our Communications crew, and keeping in contact with our deputies while out on calls.

Tina's hobbies include spending quality time with family, riding her motorcycle, and taking care of/riding her horses.  

Thank you for joining us in shining the spotlight on Tina, and we are very thankful for her being a part of our family here at the St. Clair County Sheriff's Office.

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