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Body recovered, identified

On June 21, 2016, at approximately 7:43 p.m. the Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to a body of water just south of St Joseph, Missouri, and recovered the body of a Hispanic male. The Missouri State Highway Patrol has positively identified the deceased as Ezequiel Contreras-Vasques, 48, from St Joseph, Missouri. The Patrol’s Division of Drug and Crime Control continues to investigate. Autopsy results are pending.

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 Body Recovered In Buchanan County

On June 21, 2016, at approximately 7:43 p.m. the Missouri State Highway Patrol at the request of the Buchanan County Sheriff’s Department responded just south of St Joseph, Missouri, on a report of a submerged vehicle. The vehicle was removed from the water and no occupants were located. A subsequent search of the waters in the area revealed the body of a white male. The Missouri State Highway Patrol’s Division

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Daviess County Sheriff’s Office Incident Summary

 6-14-16

10:33am – Grundy County advising that Tristan Vencill, 20 years old from Trenton is in custody on a Daviess County Warrant with charges of Hindering Prosecution of Felony – Felony D.  Bond is set at $15,000 with 10% allowed.  Vencill was transported to DDCRJ.

10:55am-complaint of trespassing in Jamesport.

6:13pm-complaints over civil issues.

 

6-15-16

 9:00am-Court in Session.

 7:10am-two vehicle accident on Highway 13 and 240th Street south

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Residential fire on Walter

At 6:02 a.m. on Sunday, June 12, Gallatin Fire was dispatched to 503 South Water for a reported residential fire in a bathroom. Chief 111, Engine 101 and Rescue 107 responded with seven volunteer firefighters. The Community Ambulance District of Daviess County also responded.

Upon arrival on scene fire crews found a one and a half story wood framed dwelling with smoke showing at the front door and back windows.

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Insurance coverage increases with new 911 system

The new 911 system serving Daviess County was installed during the week of April 25 and is fully functioning.

During the 911 Board meeting held May 26, Supervisor Dana Carder noted that the internet speed in the office had to be upgraded as the new system is Windows-based and the former access speed proved inadequate. Ms. Carder also advised that a MULES Audit had been conducted and there were no

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Daviess County Sheriff’s Office Incident Summary

~  REWARD  ~

A $2,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of individual/individuals involved in the vandalism of mailboxes at Lake Viking.  Callers will remain anonymous.  If you have any information, please call the Daviess County Sheriff’s Office at (660) 663-2031.

 

6-7-16

8:40 am – Out with stranded motorist on Highway 6 and 190th Street west of Gallatin.

6-8-16

9 am – Subject requesting

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Attorney General Koster releases racial disparity vehicle-stop report for 2015

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Attorney General Chris Koster recently released the 2015 report detailing racial disparity data in vehicle stops across the state of Missouri. The annual report is completed pursuant to a state law requiring each law enforcement agency in the state to collect and report specific information relating to vehicle stops, including the race of the stopped vehicle’s driver. The law requires the Attorney General to compile the individual reports, analyze the

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Daviess County Sheriff’s Office Incident Summary

5-31-16

1:07 am – Tractor trailer over on its side on I-35 at the 61mm partially blocking northbound lanes of traffic. Minor injuries.

6-1-16

12:13 am – Grundy County advising Quade Peery, 22, Jamesport, has posted $1,000  bond on Daviess County warrant for probation violation on original charge of leaving scene of motor vehicle accident, misdemeanor.

12:47 pm – Report of suspicious vehicle and persons near Pattonsburg.

1:17 pm –

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Two hurt on Hwy. 69, driver arrested

Two people were seriously injured in an accident that happened at about 3:50 p.m. on Sunday, May 29, in Daviess County.

According to the highway patrol, the crash occurred as Aaron Balliett, 21, Cameron, was traveling westbound on Oval Avenue about four miles west of Altamont. He lost control of the 2010 Mercury Milan and traveled across Hwy. 69 and struck an embankment. The vehicle came to rest off the

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