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Daviess County Sheriff’s Office Incident Summary

Two Kansas residents bonded at $75,000 after drug arrest on I-35

Sarena Oliver, 27, and Marquis Leeks, 22, both of Wichita, KS, were arrested April 3 by the Highway Patrol during a traffic stop for speeding (93 mph) on I-35.

The driver, Oliver, and passenger, Leeks, were separated and gave different stories as to the reason for their trip. Both have prior narcotic criminal histories. Oliver refused to give consent

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Daviess County Sheriff’s Office Incident Summary

New assault charges against regional jail inmate

On March 24, new charges were filed on Jonathan Chavez, 22, Green City, for class C felony assault on corrections officer and misdemeanor assault. The incident occurred at DDCRJ. On March 17, Chavez knocked one jail officer to the floor causing her to strike her head on the toilet, and kicked her, causing several injuries. Another officer struggled with Chavez to keep him

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Results of DWI saturation conducted in Caldwell County

Captain James E. McDonald, commanding officer Troop H, St. Joseph, announces the results of a DWI (driving while intoxicated) saturation conducted in Caldwell County.

The saturation was held from 7 p.m. on March 19, 2016, to 3 a.m. on March 20. During this enforcement operation, six officers patrolled Caldwell County with a goal of detecting impaired drivers and other traffic violations that contribute to traffic crashes. As a result of

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Daviess County Sheriff’s Office Incident Summary

Sheriff says beware of  asphalt, other scammers

 From the sheriff: There is no end to what scammers will do to steal your money. With the weather warming up, asphalt season will be in full swing. If you have an existing asphalt driveway or are thinking about doing one, check to be sure you are dealing with a credible company.

Ask for references. Compare prices to other companies, and make sure

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Accident sends two to hospital, McFall man arrested, charged

Robert Ellis, 30, McFall, was arrested by Trooper A.D. Martin after a one-vehicle rollover accident on I-35. The vehicle was a stolen 2000 Ford Explorer belonging to Bill Clemmons of Albany.

Ellis and a female occupant, Nacole Jones, were both ejected. Each claimed that the other was driving. Just hours before the crash, both were patrons at the bar from which the vehicle was stolen.

Found in the vehicle were

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Daviess County Sheriff’s Office Incident Summary

3-8-16

5:28 pm – Report of abandoned vehicle blocking roadway south of Winston.

6:50 pm – Noah Edge, 32, Parnell, was arrested and posted a $10,000 bond in Worth County. Edge had a Daviess County warrant for class D felony no valid driver’s license.

7:48 pm – Subject reporting possible break-in to residence. Upon arrival residence was unlocked and items in disarray but nothing missing.

 

3-9-16

8:18 am –

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Police sponsor storm spotter training

The Gallatin Police Department will be hosting Severe Storm Spotter Training at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 29, at the Dockery Park Community Building, Gallatin. The training will last from 90 minutes to two hours.

Training will be presented by Andy Bailey of The National Weather Service-Pleasant Hill. The presentation will cover how to identify significant weather conditions and events, as well as how to respond and communicate in a safe

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Sheriff confirms threat

Daviess County Sheriff Ben Becerra held a meeting with Daviess County school officials at 3:30 Thursday, March10, to inform them of a incident involving a generalized threat against the area’s schoolchildren.

According to Sheriff Becerra, a Buchanan County official received a letter yesterday from someone inside a prison. The letter made unspecified demands and threatened to harm a school child if those demands were not met. The wording of the

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Daviess County Sheriff’s Office Incident Summary

Chillicothe man arrested after one-vehicle accident

Darnel Rakim Coleman Walker, 24, Chillicothe, was arrested in the early morning hours of March 5, after the Highway Patrol responded to a report of an accident on Missouri Route O, south of Missouri 6.

Walker, the lone occupant of the Dodge Neon, was sitting in the front seat. He said he had fallen asleep and driven into the ditch. After conducting field sobriety

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