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Daviess County Sheriff’s Activity Report


12 am – Brandon Bush, 31, Coffey, was taken into custody for a probation violation on original charges of misdemeanor theft. He was transferred to DDCRJ on $1,000 cash bond.

10:24 am – Request for well being check for individual residing in Pattonsburg. All OK.


1:20 am – Johnson County MO advising they have picked up subject on Daviess County warrant for FTA on misdemeanor possession of marijuana

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Polo Bank Robber Nabbed in Richmond

Oran F. Woodfin

A suspect has been taken into custody after he was alleged to have robbed Bank Northwest on Main Street in Polo in Caldwell County on Friday evening, Jan. 9. Richmond Police arrested Oran F. Woodfin, 30, later Friday night at the Super 8 motel.

Around 5:30 p.m. Friday, the suspect entered the bank and demanded cash from a teller. No weapon was displayed, although the suspect gestured

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Jail Holds Budget Hearing

The Daviess-DeKalb County Regional Jail will hold a budget hearing at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 15, at the training trailer at the location of the jail, 102 North Meadows Lane, Pattonsburg. The DDCRJ meetings are open to the public.

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Poster Contest for Missouri Fifth Graders

Missouri’s schools are invited to participate in the annual National Missing Children’s Day Poster Contest, sponsored by the Missouri State Highway Patrol. Fifth grade students will create 11 x 14 posters that reflect the 2015 contest theme, “Bring Our Missing Children Home.” Each participating school will choose a first place winner, which will be submitted to the Highway Patrol’s Missing Persons Unit (due by March 1). One Missouri poster will

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Gallatin Man Pleads Guilty to Incest, Assault of Infant

A Gallatin man plead guilty Friday to assault first degree, amended from statutory rape, and one count of incest in a 2013 case involving his then 4-month-old child. Sentencing is set for Feb. 11 before Judge Thomas Chapman.

Bryan Scott Carter was arrested March 30, 2013, due to an investigation conducted by the Daviess County Sheriff’s Office for various charges including rape and incest of a four-month-old child, which occurred

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Suspect Arrested After High Speed Chase in Several Counties

A woman driving a Ford Windstar van was arrested after a high-speed chase on I-35 in Northwest Missouri, according to Missouri State Highway Lt. Scott Meyer.

Angelica Echavarria, 40, Kansas City, was arrested at 3:37 p.m. for speeding, registration violation, driving while suspended, failure to stop at stop sign, and resisting arrest by fleeing.

The pursuit started around 3 p.m. on Thursday at the 96mm in Harrison County and sped

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Jamesport Man Seriously Injured in Accident

Two people were hurt in an accident that happened at about 11:30 p.m. on Dec. 31, 2014, in Daviess County.

According to the highway patrol, the accident happened as Quade Peery, 20, Jamesport was southbound on Charles Street at Hwy. 190 in Jamesport. He was attempting to prevent a passenger from exiting the vehicle while it was still moving. His 1980 Buick traveled off the west side of the road

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Daviess County Courthouse News

Your Right to Know: The following is information released from the Daviess County Courthouse on Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015.

County Commission

Regularly scheduled commission meetings are held each Wednesday, beginning at 8 a.m. Minutes from today’s meeting will be posted online and printed in next week’s edition.

Circuit Court

Civil cases filed: Mildred Gabhart, Gower, vs. Shatto Farms Inc. et al, Osborn, change of venue from Clinton County, wrongful death.

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Daviess County Sheriff’s Activity Report


12:30 am – Call reference harassing phone calls.

6:16 am – Numerous 911 calls reference driver going southbound in the northbound lanes of I-35.

6:31 am – Above car stopped by MSHP.

3:43 pm – Complaint regarding dogs in Altamont.


9:56 am – Assist with vehicle accident at Highway 6 and Highway 13. Grain truck on its side.

3:40 pm – Assist DFS in Lock Springs.

5 pm

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