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The complete St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office  News Release Dec. 3-10, 2018

The complete St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office
 News Release Dec. 3-10, 2018

            Sheriff Scott Keeler reported deputies made four arrests during the week of Dec. 3-10, 2018.

Warrant Arrests

Paul Robertson

Paul Robertson- On Dec. 10, Paul Robertson, 33, Osceola, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with two class D felonies of possession of a controlled substance, class D misdemeanor possession of marijuana/synthetic cannabinoid of 10 grams or less, and a class D misdemeanor unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia. Bond is set at $10,000 cash or surety.

This warrant comes after a St. Clair County deputies responded to a disturbance in a residence on NW YY highway on May 23, 2018. Jacob Robertson reported that his brother, Paul, was acting crazy inside their mother’s house.

Upon arrival, one of the deputies made contact with Robertson in the front yard. Robertson was making some strange comments while speaking with the deputy. The deputies got consent to search Robertson’s bedroom. During the search, a straw with a white residue was found, along with multiple articles of paraphernalia

Kenneth Shaffer Jr.

Kenneth Shaffer Jr.- On Dec. 7, Kenneth Shaffer, 27, Osceola, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a class A misdemeanor resisting or interfering with arrest/detention/stop. Shaffer was placed on a 24 hour hold pending formal charges.

The arrest comes after a St. Clair County deputy observed a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed in a careless and imprudent manner on NE 501 Road. The vehicle stopped, and a male and female subject exited the vehicle and appeared to be arguing.

The deputy pulled up to the scene advised both individuals he was conducting an investigation and requested their identifications. The female subject produced hers. The male subject refused and became argumentative and very belligerent towards the deputy. The deputy advised the male subject to place his hands on the vehicle so the deputy could check him for weapons. The male subject turned towards the deputy in an aggressive manner. The male subject was told to turn around and place his hands behind his back. While being handcuffed, the male subject tried to pull away from the deputy.

After being placed in handcuffs, a search of the male subject revealed his identification. The male subject was identified as Kenneth Shaffer Jr.   

Chelsea Burleson

Chelsea Burleson- On Dec. 4, Chelsea Burleson, 27, Neosho, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant for a probation violation on an original charge of a class D felony possession of a controlled substance. Bond is set at $5,000 cash only.

The original charge stems from an Osceola Police Department investigation on June 26, 2017.

 

 

Jeffery Carter

Jeffery Carter- On Dec. 4, Jeffery Carter, 35, Bolivar, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with a class E felony domestic assault in the fourth degree, an unclassified felony armed criminal action, and a class A misdemeanor property damage in the second degree. Bond is set at $7,000 cash or surety.

The warrant comes after a St. Clair County deputy was dispatched to the Pilot Travel Center in reference to property damage on July 10, 2018.

Upon arrival, the deputy made contact with Summer Blakeley. Blakeley stated that while traveling on Highway 13 her step-son, Jeffery Carter, got angry and threw his cell phone, breaking the windshield of her vehicle. Blakeley stated Carter began to threaten her with an ice pick. Blakely pulled the vehicle into the parking lot of the Pilot Travel Center. Blakeley then stated Carter got out of the vehicle and stabbed the front and rear passenger tires of the vehicle with the ice pick.

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 Keeler 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 Nov. 26-Dec. 3, 2018

The complete St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office
 News Release Nov. 26-Dec. 3, 2018

            Sheriff Scott Keeler reported deputies made seven arrests and took a stolen car report during the week of Nov. 26-Dec. 3, 2018.

Warrant Arrests

Kristopher Lockery

Kristopher Lockery- On Dec. 3, Kristopher Lockery, 39, Lebanon, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a class D felony abuse or neglect of a child- no sexual contact. Lockery was placed on a 24 hour hold pending formal charges.

The arrest comes after a St. Clair County deputy was dispatch to Casey’s General Store in Appleton City in reference to an assault involving a juvenile.

 

 

 

Bert Mace

Bert Mace- On Dec. 3, Bert Mace, 39, Lowry City, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with a class E felony driving while intoxicated-causing physical injury. This is a no bond warrant.

Mace was sentenced to five years in the Missouri Department of Corrections after a sentencing hearing was held on Dec. 3, 2018. The original charge stems from a Missouri State Highway Patrol investigation on June 17, 2017.

 

Sean Smithey

Sean Smithey- On Dec. 3, Sean Smithey, 19, Lansing, KS, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a Nodaway County warrant for a class D misdemeanor no driver’s license and an infraction charge for displaying/possessing motor vehicle/trailer plates of another person. Bond is set at $100 cash only.

The original charges come from the Maryville Department of Public Safety on Aug. 11, 2018.

 

 

Jonathan Smith

Jonathan Smith- On Nov. 28, Jonathan Smith, 19, Mountain Home, AR, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a class D felony possession of a controlled substance and a class D misdemeanor unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia. Smith was booked and released pending formal charges.

The arrest comes after the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office received a phone call from Hickory County about a suspect vehicle where the occupants were involved in an assault in Hickory County. A St. Clair County deputy spotted a vehicle matching the given description from Hickory County sitting at a gas pump at Pilot Travel Center in Collins. Deputies approached the vehicle and made contact with the driver, Jonathan Smith. When asked if there was anything illegal in the vehicle, Smith stated he has a glass pipe in the sunglasses compartment. A K9 unit was on scene and performed an exterior sniff test of the vehicle and did alert to the odor of narcotics. The deputies searched the vehicle and recovered the glass pipe. The pipe did field test positive for methamphetamine.

Smith and the vehicle were not the suspect vehicle that Hickory County was looking for.

Kenneth Collins Jr.

Kenneth Collins Jr.- On Nov. 27, Kenneth Collins Jr., 34, Lowry City, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a Jackson County warrant for failure to appear in court on a felony dangerous drugs charge. Bond is set at $2,500 or 10% cash.

 

 

 

 

Steven Barrentine

Steven Barrentine- On Nov. 27, Steven Barrentine, 38, Collins, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with a class E felony domestic assault in the fourth degree. Bond is set at $10,000 cash or surety.

The warrant comes after Barrentine reportedly made verbal threats of harm to his girlfriend while she was holding a baby.

 

Justen Myers

Justen Myers- On Nov. 26, Justen Myers, 30, Carthage, was arrested on two St. Clair County warrants charging him with probation violations. The first warrant is for an original charge of a class E felony domestic assault in the fourth degree and a class E felony unlawful use of a weapon. The second warrant is for domestic assault in the fourth degree. Total bond is set at $5,000 cash only.

The original charges stem from Osceola Police Department investigations on April 12, 2017 and July 12, 2017.

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.

 

Stolen Vehicle from Osceola

On Nov. 30, a St. Clair County deputy was dispatched to SE 276 Road in Osceola in reference to a stolen vehicle.

Upon arrival, the deputy made contact with Jeremy Bendt. Bendt stated his white 2015 Chevrolet Impala was stolen during the night from his driveway. Bendt also contacted OnStar, who attempted to locate the vehicle. Bendt estimated the value of the vehicle to be $15,000.

The deputy canvassed the area with negative results.

At around 12:30 p.m. the deputy was contacted by the Henry County dispatch in reference to the stolen vehicle. They advised the vehicle was located at the Otter Creek boat access in Henry County. The car had been set on fire. 

Mr. Jeremy Bendt was notified of the findings.

Sheriff Keeler 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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Operation: Kindness for Kids

Christmas time is almost here!

The St. Clair County Sheriff's Office will be collecting toys to give out to children and families in need this holiday season. We have partnered with the Dollar General Store in Osceola. We have a collection box set up inside that store or you can drop the toys off here at the Sheriff's Office. We are going to have the deputies deliver the toys around Christmas.

 

If you know of any children or a family that needs a smile to be put on their face this Christmas, you can send their name (and address, if you know it) to info@scsomo.org or call (417)646-2565.

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The complete St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office  News Release Nov. 5-26, 2018

The complete St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office
 News Release Nov. 5-26, 2018

            Sheriff Scott Keeler reported deputies made 25 arrests and took multiple reports during the weeks of Nov. 5-26, 2018.

Warrant Arrests

Michael Emerick Jr.

Michael Emerick Jr.- On Nov. 23, Michael Emerick Jr., 22, Osceola, was arrested on three St. Clair County warrants for failure to appear in court on two unclassified misdemeanors minor visibly intoxicated/blood alcohol content more than .02% and a class B misdemeanor property damage in the second degree. Total bond is set at $2762 cash only.

All three original warrants stem from incidents with the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office and Osceola Police Department in July of 2015.

Gary Bley Jr.

Gary Bley Jr.- On Nov. 21, Gary Bley Jr., 42, Osceola, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant for two class D felonies possession of a controlled substance and a class A misdemeanor unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia-prior drug offense. Bond is set at $10,000 cash or surety.

The warrant stems from an Osceola Police Department investigation on Nov. 19, 2018.

Jackqueline Bowers

Jackqueline Bowers- On Nov. 21, Jackqueline Bowers, 30, Deepwater, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a Henry County warrant charging her with two class C felonious counts of possession of a controlled substance, class A misdemeanor unlawful use of drug paraphernalia, class C misdemeanor exceeding the posted speed limit by 6-10 mph, an unclassified misdemeanor no insurance and an infraction charge for no seat belt. Total bond is set at $10,000 cash or surety.

The original charges stem from a traffic stop by the Missouri State Highway Patrol on March 17, 2015.

 

Joseph Nardo

Joseph Nardo- On Nov. 20, Joseph Nardo, 28, Humansville, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a class D misdemeanor stealing-value less than $150. Nardo was placed on a 24 hour hold pending formal charges.

The arrest comes after Nardo allegedly stole some gas from a private pump on at a farm house.

Marcus Ralls

Marcus Ralls- On Nov. 16, Marcus Ralls, 36, Kansas City, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with failure to appear in court on an original class A misdemeanor possession of up to 35 grams of marijuana. Bond is set at $1,000 cash only.

The original charge stems from a traffic stop by the Missouri State Highway Patrol on Dec. 18, 2016.

 

Steven Younce

Steven Younce- On Nov. 16, Steven Younce, 37, Kansas City, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on Cass County warrants for a class D misdemeanor exceeding the posted speed limit by 16-19 mph, class D misdemeanor Driving while revoked/suspended-first offense, and a class D misdemeanor no insurance. Total bond is set at $750 cash only.

The original charges stem from a traffic stop by the Missouri State Highway Patrol on Nov. 18, 2017.

Phillon Howard

Phillon Howard- On Nov. 15, Phillon Howard, 26, Kansas City, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with a probation violation on original charges of a class E felony resisting arrest/detention/stop by fleeing-creating a substantial risk of serious injury/death to any person, a class D felony forgery. Bond is set at $5,000 cash only.

The original charges stem from an Osceola Police Department investigation on Feb. 6, 2017.

 

Lillian Rojas

Lillian Rojas- On Nov. 15, Lillian Rojas, 18, Springfield, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a Taney County warrant for a class D felony stealing-$750 or more.  Bond is set at $2,500 cash or surety.

The warrant stems from a Branson Police Department investigation on July 22, 2017.

Dylan Honeycutt

Dylan Honeycutt- On Nov. 14, Dylan Honeycutt, 19, Billings, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with a class A felony trafficking drugs or attempt-first degree-over statutory amount. Bond is set at $30,000 cash or surety.

The warrant comes after the vehicle Honeycutt was a passenger in was pulled over for an equipment violation. A K9 unit was called to the scene to perform an exterior sniff test of the vehicle. The K9 did alert to the odor of narcotics. During a pat down search of the occupants, a glass pipe and a small plastic bag with a white crystal like substance was located on Honeycutt. After Honeycutt was advised of his Miranda Rights, the deputy asked if he had anything else on his person. Honeycutt advised there was a plastic bag in his jeans by his knee. The deputy located the plastic bag.

The two plastic bags located on Honeycutt weighed a total of 130 grams. The white crystal like substance did field test positive for methamphetamine.

Bobby Louvier

Bobby Louvier- On Nov. 13, Bobby Louvier, 36, homeless, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with a class D felony burglary and an infraction for no seat belt. Bond for the warrant is set at $15,000 cash or surety. The infraction charge is $10 cash only.

The warrant comes after an incident on July 26, 2017, when Louvier entered his father’s residence, uninvited, while his father had an active ex-parte against Louvier.

The infraction charge for no seat belt stems from a traffic stop by the Missouri State Highway Patrol on March 2, 2017.

Nicholas Madrid

Nicholas Madrid- On Nov. 11, Nicholas Madrid, 34, homeless, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on an unclassified felony warrant for a parole violation. This is a no bond warrant.

The arrest comes after a St. Clair County deputy performed a traffic stop on a vehicle that Madrid was a passenger in for a traffic violation. A record check revealed Madrid had the no bond parole warrant.

Adam Rice

Adam Rice- On Nov. 11, Adam Rice, 40, Independence, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on two Barton County warrants charging him with unclassified misdemeanors of contempt of court. Total bond is set at $1,403 cash only.

The arrest comes after a St. Clair County deputy pulled over the vehicle Rice was a passenger in for a traffic violation. A record check revealed Rice had the two warrants out of Barton County.

The original warrants stem from a Lamar Police Department investigation.

Michael Hall

Michael Hall- On Nov. 9, Michael Hall, 28, Independence, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with a probation violation on an original charge of a class C felony possession of a controlled substance. Bond is set at $5,000 cash only.

The original charge stems from a Lowry City Police Department investigation on Aug. 31, 2016.

Jakob Prater

Jakob Prater- On Nov. 9, Jakob Prater, 21, Rockville, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a class A misdemeanor driving while revoked/suspended-second or third offense. Prater was placed on a 24 hour hold pending formal charges.

The arrest comes after a traffic stop by a St. Clair County deputy for a traffic violation. A records check reveled Prater had a suspended driver’s license.

Canaan Fuelling

Canaan Fuelling- On Nov. 8, Canaan Fuelling, 21, Clinton, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with failure to appear in court on an original class A misdemeanor non-support. Bond is set at $1,000 cash only.

Shawn Wilson

Shawn Wilson- On Nov. 8, Shawn Wilson, 34, Osceola, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with a class D felony possession of a controlled substance and a class D misdemeanor possession of marijuana/synthetic cannabinoid of 10 grams or less. Bond is set at $10,000 cash or surety.

The warrant stems from an Osceola Police Department investigation on Oct. 31, 2018.

Matthew Harness

Matthew Harness- On Nov. 7, Matthew Harness, 33, Warsaw, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with a class D felony possession of a controlled substance. Bond is set at $10,000 cash or surety.

The warrant comes after a deputy made contact with a suspicious vehicle parked at the hotel in Osceola on Aug. 29, 2018. The deputy observed subjects walking around some nearby buildings. When the subjects returned to the vehicle the deputy made contact with them. The deputy received consent to search the vehicle.

Upon searching the vehicle, the deputy found a metal container with a baggie inside with white crystal like residue in it. Harness admitted the container was his. The residue field tested positive for methamphetamine.

Dustin Johnson

Dustin Johnson- On Nov. 7, Dustin Johnson, 35, Springfield, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with a class E felony non-support, total arrears in excess of 12 monthly payments due under order of support. Bond is set at $1,500 cash only.

Anita Mason

Anita Mason- On Nov. 7, Anita Mason, 44, Wheatland, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging her with failure to appear in court on an original class C misdemeanor exceeding the posted speed limit by 11-15 mph. Bond is set at $222 cash only.

The original charge comes from a traffic stop by the Missouri State Highway Patrol on May 27, 2018.

Larry McGinnis

Larry McGinnis- On Nov. 7, Larry McGinnis, 50, Bates City, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with failure to appear in court on original charges of a class D felony possession of a controlled substance and a class D misdemeanor unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia. Bond is set at $10,000 cash only.

The warrant stems from a Osceola Police Department investigation on Oct. 23, 2017.

Eric Miller

Eric Miller- On Nov. 7, Eric Miller, 33, Lincoln, NE, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a class A misdemeanor failure to yield to an emergency vehicle sounding siren and displaying red and blue lights, a class D misdemeanor possession of marijuana/synthetic cannabinoid of 10 grams or less and a class D misdemeanor driving while revoked/suspended. Miller was placed on a 24 hour hold pending formal charges.

The arrest comes after a St. Clair County deputy tried to perform a traffic stop on the vehicle Miller was driving for a traffic violation. The deputy turned on his lights and siren and Miller refused to pull over. Miller traveled approximately two and a half miles before finally pulling over. When the deputy made contact with Miller, he could smell the strong odor of marijuana. A search of the vehicle resulted in the finding of a plastic baggie with marijuana in it. A record check revealed Miller has a suspended driver’s license.

John Chiles Jr.

John Chiles Jr.- On Nov. 6, John Chiles Jr., 42, Deepwater, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with a class A misdemeanor domestic assault in the fourth degree-first or second offense and a class B misdemeanor trespassing in the first degree. Bond is set at $7,500 cash or surety.

The warrant comes after St. Clair County deputies were dispatched to a domestic disturbance in progress call on NE 1103 PVT Road. Jennifer Hall stated that she and her boyfriend, Chiles, had been drinking and then got into an argument. Hall stated she was telling Chiles to leave and was pushing him out the door. Hall would not make a further statement. The deputies observed two swollen knots on the face of Hall.

Adam Combs

Adam Combs- On Nov. 6, Adam Combs, 35, Warrensburg, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with an unclassified felony of rape or attempted rape in the first degree and a class D felony endangering the welfare of a child, creating a substantial risk-first degree-first offense. Bond is set at $50,000 cash only.

The warrant comes after a St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office investigation into an alleged rape that had occurred with a juvenile victim.

Lyndsey Grooms

Lyndsey Grooms- On Nov. 8, Lyndsey Grooms, 24, Branson, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging her with a class E felony delivery of 35 grams or less of marijuana or synthetic cannabinoid and a class A misdemeanor possession of marijuana/synthetic cannabinoid of 10 grams or less-prior drug offense. Bond is set at $20,000 cash only.

The warrant comes after a St. Clair County deputy performed a traffic stop on the vehicle Grooms was driving. A record check revealed Grooms had a warrant out of Clinton Police Department for possession of a controlled substance. The deputy advised Grooms of her warrant and asked her to step out of the vehicle. Grooms began to reach into her pocket, at which time the deputy placed Grooms into handcuffs. Located inside her pocket was a container with a baggie of marijuana and a baggie containing a white crystal like substance. The substance did field test positive for methamphetamine.                                                        

Krista Beel

Krista Beel- On Nov. 5, Krista Beel, 49, Springfield, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on two Rogersville Police Department warrants for ordinance charges of defective equipment and littering. Bond is set at $477.50 cash or surety.

The arrest comes after a deputy was conducting a well being check on a citizen and Beel was inside the residence. A records check showed Beel had the two warrants.

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.

Trailer Stolen in Collins

On Nov. 22, a St. Clair County deputy was dispatched to a residence on SE 1000 Road in Collins in reference to a stolen trailer.

Upon arrival, the deputy made contact with Paul Peterman. Peterman stated when he arrived home on Nov. 22 at approximately 6:30 p.m. he noticed his gate was open and his trailer was missing. Peterman stated that he last seen his trailer on Nov. 21 at approximately 11 a.m.

The trailer is described as a black 2015 Coose 24 foot goose neck cattle trailer. Estimated value of the trailer is $10,000.

Stolen Gun in Collins

On Nov. 14, a St. Clair County deputy was advised by Dispatch a citizen wanted to report his gun stolen. The deputy made contact with Paul Szewc. Szewc stated he kept his .22 caliber Smith & Wesson at his cousin’s residence on southeast Highway J. Szewc stated when he was at the residence approximately seven to ten days ago, he noticed the gun missing.

A suspect has been named. Estimated loss value is $200.

Burglary in Appleton City

On Nov. 8, a St. Clair County deputy was dispatched to West Fourth Street in reference to a burglary.

Upon arrival, the deputy made contact with Antonio Hernandez. Hernandez stated his residence was recently broke into and some of his items were missing. Hernandez also stated that he was informed by a resident that they had seen three subjects taking property from one vehicle and putting it into another. Hernandez advised the deputy that he looked into the window of the vehicle and seen some of the items missing from his residence. The deputy made contact with the homeowner where the vehicle was at and asked for permission to look into the vehicle. The homeowner/car owner stated that there shouldn’t be anything inside the vehicle and it would be fine if the deputy checked it out.

Inside the vehicle multiple missing items from Hernandez’s residence were located. The deputy took photos and evidence was located from the stolen items and Hernandez’s residence. Suspects have been named.

A stereo system with a motherboard control box and one speaker are still missing. Estimated loss value is $4,000.

Computer Fraud in Osceola

On Nov. 6, a St. Clair County deputy took a report of computer fraud.

Daniel and Joyce Kirk came to the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office to report that on Nov. 2 at approximately 5:30 p.m. a male subject named David Brooks, called them and said he was an employee of Microsoft and that they were due a partial refund from some recent computer work they had done. Mrs. Kirk stated they did have some computer work done recently so the phone call did not sound suspicious. Brooks obtained information from Mr. and Mrs. Kirk and gained access to the Kirk’s home computer. While Brooks remotely controlled their computer, he had accessed the Kirk’s bank account. Mr. Kirk stated that Brooks did deposit money into their bank account. Then Brooks stated that he had accidentally overpaid them. Brooks told the Kirk’s to send the money to his supervisor and gave them an address in New York.

The Kirk’s stated they did not notice money missing from their account at first, because whoever accessed it, had moved money around from different accounts and made everything look confusing.

Impersonating an Officer

On Nov. 6, a St. Clair County deputy took another report of a subject impersonating an officer.

A female student stated she had left her residence in Lowry City and got onto northbound 13 Highway. She stated that at approximately the beginning of the construction cones, she noticed red and blue lights in her rearview mirror. The female student stated she immediately started to slow down and pull off to the right hand shoulder of the highway. She stated she was almost stopped when she looked back and saw a dark green car with red and blue lights close to the rearview mirror. She also noticed what appeared to be a plastic trash bag on the passenger side window. 

At that point the student got scared and pulled back onto the highway. She stated she would deal with the situation at the school. She stated the car did follow her back onto the highway with the emergency lights still on. The student advised she did not know when the green car turned off the emergency lights, but did state the vehicle continued on northbound 13 Highway.

The student immediately contacted the school principal.


Sheriff Keeler 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 Oct. 29-Nov. 5, 2018

The complete St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office
 News Release Oct. 29-Nov. 5, 2018

            Sheriff Scott Keeler reported deputies made nine arrests during the week of Oct. 29-Nov. 5, 2018.

Warrant Arrests

Jayme Boyd

Jayme Boyd- On Nov. 5, Jayme Boyd, 25, Bolivar, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy,  after her bond was revoked at court on the case that has charged her with an unclassified felony statutory rape-second degree.

The charge stems from an incident on July 1, 2015. The St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office investigation started on June 7, 2017 when a deputy was contacted by a Missouri Department of Children’s Division worker in reference to a possible statutory rape case involving a juvenile and Boyd.  An interview was conducted and the victim noted Boyd was a family friend.  At the time of the alleged incident Boyd was 23 years old and the victim was 15 years old. The victim stated the sexual relationship with Boyd lasted a couple of months. 

Sandra Marconi

Sandra Marconi- On Nov. 5, Sandra Marconi, 48, Collins, was arrested on a probation violation on an original class A misdemeanor fraudulent use of a credit/debit devise. Bond is set at $5,000 cash or surety.

The original charge comes after Amber Kindred reported that someone was using her bank card and provided evidence to the St. Clair County deputy. Kindred reported that there wasn’t anyone authorized to be using her card, except Kindred herself.

James Murray

James Murray- On Nov. 5, James Murray, 45, Humansville, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a Polk County warrant charging him failure to appear in court on a class A misdemeanor resisting/interfering with arrest, detention or stop, class A misdemeanor possession of marijuana/synthetic cannabinoid of 10 grams or less- prior drug offense and a class D misdemeanor unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia. This is a no bond warrant.

The arrest comes after a St. Clair County deputy performed a traffic stop on the vehicle that Murray was a passenger in. During a record check, it was revealed Murray had a warrant.

 



Daniel Parker Sr.

Daniel Parker Sr.- On Nov. 4, Daniel Parker Sr., 51, Richmond, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant, from an incident on May 11, 2018, charging him with three counts of a class D felony possession of a controlled substance and a class A misdemeanor possession of marijuana/synthetic cannabinoid of 11-35 grams. Bond is set at $10,000 cash or surety.

The arrest on Nov. 4, 2018, comes after a St. Clair County deputy was patrolling Appleton City trying to locate Parker for a follow up to an investigation. The deputy did locate Parker at a residence on East 2nd Street. When Parker was walking towards the deputy he had his hand in his coat pocket. The deputy told him multiple times to slowly remove his hand from the coat. Parker refused. The deputy was able to grab a hold of his arm and place him in handcuffs. The deputy checked Parker for weapons and found a knife. The deputy asked Parker if he had anything on his person that would poke or stick him. Parker admitted to having some syringes in his pocket. Parker gave consent for the deputy to look into his coat pocket. The deputy recovered four syringes, glass pipe, and a plastic baggie containing a white crystal like substance. In another pocket the deputy located a black device, approximately six inches in length, with what appeared to be a wick of some sort.

Parker was placed under arrest. The deputy contacted the Springfield Fire Department’s Bomb Disposal Unit to investigate the device. They arrived on scene and deactivated the device. The bomb tech advised the device was dangerous and illegal to possess. Charges are pending from this incident.

Jonathan Lollas

Jonathan Lollas- On Nov. 3, Jonathan Lollas, 35, Kansas City, was arrest by a St. Clair County deputy on a class D felony possession of a controlled substance and a class D misdemeanor unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia. Lollas was booked and released pending formal charges.

The arrest comes after a St. Clair County deputy performed a traffic stop on the vehicle Lollas was driving for an equipment violation. The deputy asked for consent to search the vehicle. Lollas agreed. During the search, two pipes and two baggies with a white crystal like substance were located. The items field tested positive for methamphetamine.

Tanya Thoennes

Tanya Thoennes- On Nov. 3, Tanya Thoennes, 43, Collins, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging her with a class C felony delivery of a controlled substance, class E felony keeping and maintaining a public nuisance, and a class A misdemeanor unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia- prior drug offense. Bond is set at $15,000 cash only.

The warrant comes after the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office Special Response Team and the Mid Missouri Drug Task Force executed a search warrant on a residence on SE 1151 Road in Collins.

During the search of the residence, three occupants were found inside the residence and secured for safety reasons. A continued search of the residence revealed multiple pipes with burned residue and a large plastic bag with multiple individual smaller baggies inside of it that contained a white crystal like residue. The pipes and the baggies field tested positive for methamphetamine.

Thoennes admitted to selling methamphetamines during a post Miranda questioning. 

Jeffrey Wilkerson (no photo)- On Nov. 3, Jeffery Wilkerson, 49, Kearney, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with a class C felony delivery of a controlled substance, class D felony possession of a controlled substance, and a class D misdemeanor unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia. Bond is set at $15,000 cash only.

The warrant comes after the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office Special Response Team and the Mid Missouri Drug Task Force executed a search warrant on a residence on SE 1151 Road in Collins.

During the search of the residence, three occupants were found inside the residence and secured for safety reasons. A continued search of the residence revealed multiple pipes with burned residue and a large plastic bag with multiple individual smaller baggies inside of it that contained a white crystal like residue. The pipes and the baggies field tested positive for methamphetamine.

Robert Williamson

Robert Williamson- On Nov. 3, Robert Williamson, 40, unknown, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with a class D felony possession of a controlled substance and a class A misdemeanor unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia- prior drug offense. Bond is set at $15,000 cash only.

The warrant comes after the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office Special Response Team and the Mid Missouri Drug Task Force executed a search warrant on a residence on SE 1151 Road in Collins.

During the search of the residence, three occupants were found inside the residence and secured for safety reasons. A continued search of the residence revealed multiple pipes with burned residue and a large plastic bag with multiple individual smaller baggies inside of it that contained a white crystal like residue. The pipes and the baggies field tested positive for methamphetamine.

Bobby Packham

Bobby Packham- On Nov. 1, Bobby Packham, 49, Warrensburg, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with a class E felony non-support, total arrears in excess of 12 monthly payments due under order of support. Bond is set at $1,500 cash only.

 

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 Keeler 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 Oct. 22-29, 2018

The complete St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office
 News Release Oct. 22-29, 2018

            Sheriff Scott Keeler reported deputies made seven arrests and recovered a stolen vehicle during the week of Oct. 22-29, 2018.

Warrant Arrests

Sarah Stroud

Sarah Stroud- On Oct. 28, Sarah Stroud, 23, Sugar Creek, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a Clay County warrant charging her with a class D felony stealing- motor vehicle/watercraft/aircraft. Bond is set at $5,000 cash or surety.

The warrant stems from an investigation by the North Kansas City Police Department on April 22, 2018.

 

Nicholas Barber

Nicholas Barber- On Oct. 26, Nicholas Barber, 26, Springfield, was arrested on St. Clair County warrants charging him with three ordinance charges of exceeding the posted speed limit by 16-19 mph over, failure to register motor vehicle and no insurance. Total bond is set at $423.50 cash only.

The warrants come after a traffic stop by the Osceola Police Department on March 2, 2017.

John Mead (File Photo)

John Mead- On Oct. 25, John Mead, 49, Clinton, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with a probation violation on an original class A misdemeanor possession of up to 35 grams of a synthetic cannabinoid. Bond is set at $2,500 cash only.

The original charge comes from an investigation by the Missouri Department of Conservation on Oct. 16, 2016.

 




Nicole Vannostrand

Nicole Vannostrand- On Oct. 25, Nicole Vannostrand, 33, Andover, KS, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging her with failure to appear in court on an original class C felony passing bad check for $500 or more-no account/insufficient funds. Bond is set at $1,000 cash only.

The original charge stems from an investigation by the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office on July 26, 2015.



Taylor Reynolds

Taylor Reynolds- On Oct. 24, Taylor Reynolds, 25, Harrisonville, was arrested on St. Clair County warrants charging her with a class D misdemeanor no driver’s license and a class B misdemeanor exceeded posted speed limit by 20-25 mph. Bond is set at $592 cash only.

The warrants stem from a traffic stop by the Missouri State Highway Patrol on Jan. 1, 2018.

 

Seth Parker

Seth Parker- On Oct. 23, Seth Parker, 19, Deepwater, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with failure to appear in court on an original charge of a class D misdemeanor possession of marijuana/synthetic cannabinoid of 10 grams or less. Bond is set at $500 cash or surety.

The original charge comes after a St. Clair County deputy performed a traffic stop on a vehicle that Parker was a passenger in for a traffic violation. The deputy had seen an occupant of the vehicle toss an object from the vehicle. The driver and other occupants admitted to smoking marijuana. During a search of the vehicle there was a small amount of marijuana in the back seat where Parker was sitting.

 

 

Jamie Batts

Jamie Batts- On Oct. 22, Jamie Batts, 40, Kansas City, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging her with a probation violation on original charges of a class D felony possession of a controlled substance and a class D misdemeanor unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia. Bond is set at $5,000 cash only.

The arrest stems from an investigation into a disturbance on 4th Street in Osceola on Oct. 14, 2017. Deputies arrived on scene to find an intoxicated Batts walking down the street with two needles in her hand. The needles field tested positive for methamphetamines.

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.

Stolen Vehicle Recovered in Collins

On Oct. 28, a St Clair County deputy was dispatched to SE 871 Road in Collins in reference to a stolen vehicle that was burned. Dispatch advised the reporting party is the owner of the vehicle.

While heading to the scene, the deputy made contact with Chris Urie. Urie stated he reported his 2008 Nissan truck stolen to the Hickory County Sheriff’s Office on Sept. 23, 2018. Urie was contacted by a friend, who was contacted by another man through Facebook, who found an insurance card with Urie’s name on it while he was hunting.

Urie stated he went to the area where the insurance card was found and found his stolen vehicle about 300 yards west of SE 871 Road. The truck had been burnt.

The deputy collected evidence and took photographs.

Sheriff Keeler 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 News Updates Oct. 22-26, 2018

St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office News Updates Oct. 22-26, 2018

Sheriff Scott Keeler reported deputies made five arrests during the week of Oct. 22-26, 2018.

Warrant Arrest

John Mead (File Photo)

John Mead- On Oct. 25, John Mead, 49, Clinton, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with a probation violation on an original class A misdemeanor possession of up to 35 grams of a synthetic cannabinoid. Bond is set at $2,500 cash only.

The original charge comes from an investigation by the Missouri Department of Conservation on Oct. 16, 2016.

 




Nicole Vannostrand

Nicole Vannostrand- On Oct. 25, Nicole Vannostrand, 33, Andover, KS, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging her with failure to appear in court on an original class C felony passing bad check for $500 or more-no account/insufficient funds. Bond is set at $1,000 cash only.

The original charge stems from an investigation by the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office on July 26, 2015.

 

Taylor Reynolds

Taylor Reynolds- On Oct. 24, Taylor Reynolds, 25, Harrisonville, was arrested on St. Clair County warrants charging her with a class D misdemeanor no driver’s license and a class B misdemeanor exceeded posted speed limit by 20-25 mph. Bond is set at $592 cash only.

The warrants stem from a traffic stop by the Missouri State Highway Patrol on Jan. 1, 2018.

 

Seth Parker

Seth Parker- On Oct. 23, Seth Parker, 19, Deepwater, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with failure to appear in court on an original charge of a class D misdemeanor possession of marijuana/synthetic cannabinoid of 10 grams or less. Bond is set at $500 cash or surety.

The original charge comes after a St. Clair County deputy performed a traffic stop on a vehicle that Parker was a passenger in for a traffic violation. The deputy had seen an occupant of the vehicle toss an object from the vehicle. The driver and other occupants admitted to smoking marijuana. During a search of the vehicle there was a small amount of marijuana in the back seat where Parker was sitting.

Jamie Batts

Jamie Batts- On Oct. 22, Jamie Batts, 40, Kansas City, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging her with a probation violation on original charges of a class D felony possession of a controlled substance and a class D misdemeanor unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia. Bond is set at $5,000 cash only.

The arrest stems from an investigation into a disturbance on 4th Street in Osceola on Oct. 14, 2017. Deputies arrived on scene to find an intoxicated Batts walking down the street with two needles in her hand. The needles field tested positive for methamphetamine.

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 Keeler 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 Oct. 15-22, 2018

The complete St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office
 News Release Oct. 15-22, 2018

            Sheriff Scott Keeler reported deputies made nine arrests and took a dog bite report and an impersonating officer report during the week of Oct. 15-22, 2018.

Warrant Arrests

Angela Bathrope

Angela Bathrope- On Oct. 17, Angela Bathrope, 31, Appleton City, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging her with a class D felony possession of a controlled substance and a class D misdemeanor unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia. Bond is set at $10,000 cash or surety.

The warrant comes after the Mid Missouri Drug Task Force and the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office conducted a search warrant on a residence in Appleton City. While conducting the search warrant, Bathrope arrived at the residence in a vehicle. Contact was made immediately with Bathrope by a law enforcement officer at the scene. A search of the vehicle revealed a cellophane package with a white crystal like substance. The substance did field test positive for methamphetamine.  

Bonnie Noble

Bonnie Noble- On Oct. 17, Bonnie Noble, 61, Appleton City, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging her with a class D felony possession of a controlled substance and a class A misdemeanor unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia- prior drug offense. Bond is set at $10,000 cash or surety.

The warrant comes after the Mid Missouri Drug Task Force and the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office conducted a search warrant on a residence in Appleton City. During the search, a glass pipe containing a white crystal like substance was located in the bedroom where Noble claimed to stay. The glass pipe did field test positive for methamphetamine.

Jeremy Noble

Jeremy Noble- On Oct. 17, Jeremy Noble, 34, Montrose, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with a class D felony possession of a controlled substance and a class D misdemeanor unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia. Bond is set at $15,000 cash or surety.

The warrant comes after the Mid Missouri Drug Task Force and the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office conducted a search warrant on a residence in Appleton City. During the search a plastic baggie containing a white crystal like substance was located in a diaper bag. Noble admitted to the substance to being his. The substance did field test positive for methamphetamine.

Elizabeth Ragle

Elizabeth Ragle- On Oct. 17, Elizabeth Ragle, 40, Montrose, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a class D felony possession of a controlled substance and a class D misdemeanor unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia. Ragle was booked and released pending formal charges.

The arrest comes after the Mid Missouri Drug Task Force and the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office conducted a search warrant on a residence. Ragle was inside the residence when the search was conducted where multiple drug items and drug paraphernalia were located.

Urian Vinje

Urian Vinje- On Oct. 17, Urian Vinje, 44, unknown, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a class D felony endangering the welfare of a child involving drugs-first degree-first offense. Vinje was placed on a 24 hour hold pending formal charges.

Vinje, along with his juvenile child, was located inside a residence in Appleton City when the Mid Missouri Drug Task Force and the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office conducted a search warrant. During the search, numerous items of drugs and drug paraphernalia were found.

Joshua Young

Joshua Young- On Oct. 17, Joshua Young, 34, Appleton City, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a class D misdemeanor possession of marijuana and a class D misdemeanor unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia. Young was booked and released pending formal charges.

The arrest comes after Young was located inside a residence where the Mid Missouri Drug Task Force and the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office conducted a search warrant. Young was searched and a pipe was found on his person with a burned residue.

Miriam Wareham

Miriam Wareham- On Oct. 17, Miriam Wareham, 57, Appleton City, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging her with a class D felony possession of a controlled substance, class D felony delivery or possession of a controlled substance at a county/private jail/correctional center except with written permission, and a class E felony keeping and maintaining a public nuisance. Total bond is set at $15,000 cash or surety.

The warrant comes after the Mid Missouri Drug Task Force and St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office conducted a search warrant on a residence in Appleton City where Wareham resides. During the search, a plastic baggie with a white crystal like substance was found. The substance did field test positive for methamphetamine.

While at the jail, Wareham was asked again if she had anything illegal on her person. She was advised that if she brought anything illegal into the facility, it would be another felony charge. Wareham denied having anything. During the intake process, another plastic baggie containing a white crystal like substance was found on her person. The substance did test positive for methamphetamine.

Ricky Sherlin, Jr.

Ricky Sherlin, Jr.- On Oct. 17, Ricky Sherlin, Jr., 38, Osceola, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with a class D felony statutory rape in the second degree. Bond is set at $50,000 cash or surety.

The warrant comes after an interview was conducted with Sherlin. He admitted to having an intimate relationship with a juvenile resulting in a child.

Matthew Dempsey

Matthew Dempsey- On Oct. 16, Matthew Dempsey, 44, Springfield, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy for failure to appear in court on a Polk County warrant for an ordinance charge. Bond is set at $250 cash only.

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.

 

Impersonating an Officer in Lowry City

On Oct. 19, a St. Clair deputy was dispatched to Shelby’s Truck Stop in reference to someone impersonating an officer.

Upon arrival, the deputy made contact with Aaron and Crystal Taylor. Mrs. Taylor stated she was pulled over by a small S.U.V. with red and blue lights at Highway C and Highway NN. She stated he was a tall, skinny white male with light colored hair and a light colored mustache and goatee. He was wearing a dark blue uniform with patches on the sleeves, carrying a gun and handcuffs.

Mrs. Taylor stated that the male subject stated if she wanted out of the ticket, she needed to show him her breasts. She moved her shirt to show her collar bone. The male subject stated that was not good enough and to step out of the car. Mrs. Taylor stated she drove away at that point. She stated the male subject followed her into Lowry City. She turned into to the Dollar General Store. She stated the male subject turned towards Shelby’s Truck Stop.

The deputy has requested the video surveillance from Shelby’s Truck Stop.

The investigation into this is ongoing.

   

Animal Bite in Roscoe

On Oct. 17, St. Clair County deputies were dispatched to SW Deepwater Street in reference to a dog bite.

Upon arrival, the deputies spoke with Tom Crawford. Crawford stated on Oct. 13, his grandchild was bitten by a pit bull type dog. Crawford stated that while he was working in his yard, his grandchild and another neighbor’s child were jumping on the trampoline. Crawford heard his grandchild scream and started to cry. He ran to see what had happened and observed his grandchild crying and holding his right leg.

Crawford went on to state that the dog is owned by Bud Eaton and the dog’s name is “Scooby”.

The deputies made contact with the grandchild and took pictures of the injuries.

Charges are pending in this matter.

Sheriff Keeler 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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Silver Alert

SILVER ALERT

We have issued an Endangered SILVER Advisory for a Charles Roland Derby, 83. Mr. Derby disappeared from an area off of 1125 NE 951 Pvt. Road in Lowry City on Sunday around 10 a.m.

Derby is 6'1" and weighs approximately 230 pounds. He left wearing a gray shirt and gray athletic pants. He drives a brown 2011 Nissan Altima with Missouri license plate WD0E2K.

Derby suffers from dementia.

UPDATE (8:00p.m.): Mr. Charles Derby has been located and is safe.

If you see Derby, please dial 911 to contact the nearest law enforcement agency or call the St. Clair County Sheriff's Office at (417) 646-2522.

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The complete St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office  News Release Oct. 8-15, 2018

The complete St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office
 News Release Oct. 8-15, 2018

            Sheriff Scott Keeler reported deputies made 10 arrests and took a property damage report during the week of Oct. 8-15, 2018.

Warrant Arrests

Michael Merriman

Michael Merriman- On Oct. 15, Michael Merriman, 50, Theodosia, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with a class D felony possession of a controlled substance and a class A misdemeanor unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia- prior drug offense. Bond is set at $10,000 cash only.

The arrest comes after a traffic stop by a St. Clair County deputy on March 2, 2018. During the stop, Merriman gave consent to search the vehicle. During the search, two glass pipes with crystal like residue were found, and tested positive for methamphetamine.

 

Tamy Lukecart

Tamy Lukecart- On Oct. 15, Tamy Lukecart, 41, Lincoln, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant for failure to appear in court on original charges of a class C felony assault in the second degree-operating a vehicle while intoxicated resulting in injury, class A misdemeanor endangering the welfare of a child in the second degree-intoxication, class B misdemeanor driving while intoxicated, class A misdemeanor operating a vehicle in a careless and imprudent manner, involving an accident, and an infraction for no seat belt. Bond is set at $5,000 cash only.

The warrant comes after a traffic stop by the Missouri State Highway Patrol on Aug. 13, 2014.

Katherine Patterson

Katherine Patterson- On Oct. 12, Katherine Patterson, 44, Blue Springs was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a class B misdemeanor driving while intoxicated. Patterson was booked and released pending formal charges.

The arrest comes after a concerned citizen called the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office stating there was a vehicle in the middle of the road with no lights on. A deputy was dispatched to the area to try and locate the vehicle. The deputy passed a vehicle matching the description given by the citizen. The deputy followed the vehicle and tried to perform a traffic stop for multiple traffic violations.

The deputy made contact with the driver at the driver’s side window. After making contact, the deputy could smell the strong odor of intoxicants coming from the vehicle. Patterson was asked to perform a sobriety test, which she did, and failed. Patterson was placed under arrest and taken to the St. Clair County Jail for a breath analysis. Patterson was found to have a B.A.C. of .186, more than twice the legal limit. 

Clinton Welch

Clinton Welch- On Oct. 12, Clinton Welch, 58, Kansas City, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a class D felony stalking in the first degree-second or subsequent offense. Welch was placed on a 24 hour hold pending formal charges.

Welch was arrested after a violation of a protection order for an adult.

Clinton Oehring

Clinton Oehring- On Oct. 12, Clinton Oehring, 27, Montrose, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with a probation violation on original charges of a class C felony possession of a controlled substance, class D felony resisting/interfering with arrest for a felony, class A misdemeanor unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia, class B misdemeanor failure to register motor vehicle, and an infraction charge for displaying/possessing motor vehicle /trailer plates of another person. Total bond is set at $10,000 cash or surety.

The original charges stem from an incident on Aug. 16, 2016, when St. Clair County deputies were on patrol on H Highway and conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle Oehring was driving. When contact was first made with Oehring he identified himself as another individual. During the investigation a clear glass container with residue inside that field tested positive for methamphetamine was located in his possession. While being taken into custody, Oehring fled on foot and was taken into custody after a short chase. A bag with a white crystal like substance that field tested positive for methamphetamine was also located in the vehicle.  

Clint Wilkerson Sr.

Clint Wilkerson Sr.- On Oct. 11, Clint Wilkerson, 46, Richland, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a Henry County warrant charging him with failure to appear in court on a class A misdemeanor driving while revoked/suspended-second or third offense, an unclassified misdemeanor for no insurance, and an infraction for no seat belt. Total bond is set at $337 cash only.

The original charges stem from a traffic stop by the Missouri State Highway Patrol on Sept. 13, 2017.

Ryan Logan

Ryan Logan- On Oct.11, Ryan Logan, 45, Blue Springs, was arrested by a St. Clair County deputy on a Jackson County warrant for a probation violation on an original class D felony resisting arrest/detention/stop by fleeing-creating a substantial risk of serious injury or death to any person. Bond is set at $10,000 cash only.

The arrest comes after a St. Clair County deputy performed a traffic stop on the vehicle Logan was driving. The deputy ran the vehicle tags and it showed to belong to Logan. Dispatch advised Logan had a warrant out of Jackson County.

 

Kaylee Conner

Kaylee Conner- On Oct. 10, Kaylee Conner, 23, Warsaw, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging her with a class D felony possession of a controlled substance and a class D misdemeanor unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia. Bond is set at $10,000 cash or surety.

The arrest comes after a St. Clair County deputy performed a traffic stop on the vehicle Conner was driving for traffic violations. Upon making contact with Conner and the passenger, the deputy could smell the odor of marijuana. The deputy asked Conner for consent to search the vehicle. Conner did give consent. During the search of the vehicle, the deputy located a glass pipe in the center console with a white residue in it. In a bag, that Conner admitted was hers, in the back seat, the deputy located a clear plastic container that had a white crystal like residue along with other drug paraphernalia. The glass pipe and baggie did field test positive for methamphetamine.

Edwin Lyons

Edwin Lyons- On Oct. 9, Edwin Lyons, 41, Ashland, was arrested on two St. Clair County warrants for probation violations. The first probation violation was on an original class C felony possession of a controlled substance. The second probation violation was on an original class C felony burglary in the second degree. Total bond is set at $10,000 cash only.

The original charges stem from investigations from the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office on Jan. 20, 2013 and Jan. 2, 2015.

Samuel Wellington (file photo)

Samuel Wellington- On Oct. 9, Samuel Wellington, 25, Clinton, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him a class D felony possession of a controlled substance. Bond is set at $15,000 cash or surety.

The arrest comes after a St. Clair County deputy was dispatched to Shelby’s Gas Station in reference to a possible drug sale in the parking lot. When the deputy arrived on scene, the deputy made contact with the remaining subject, Wellington, in the parking lot. The deputy asked for and was given consent to search the vehicle Wellington was driving. During the search of the vehicle, a baggie was found with a white crystal like substance in it.The substance did field test positive for methamphetamine.


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.

Property Damage in Osceola

On Oct. 13, a St. Clair County deputy was dispatched to 9335 SE Highway T in reference to some property damage.

Upon arrival, the deputy made contact with Jerry Lewis. Lewis stated sometime between, Oct. 12 at 11 p.m. and Oct. 13 at 6 a.m., an unknown person(s) had ran off the road and damaged his mailbox, three hedge posts, one metal T-post, and approximately 50 feet of five strands of barbed wire.

The deputy observed that after striking the mailbox, the vehicle traveled approximately 75 yards until it made contact with a hedge tree, losing the driver’s side mirror. The unknown vehicle was capable of backing up and leaving the scene.

Evidence was collected from the scene and photographs were taken.

Sheriff Keeler 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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