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Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Grass Fire In Amsterdam

The Amsterdam Fire Department along with Bates County Sheriff''s Office are on scene of a large grass fire a half of a mile South of McBee's General Store in Amsterdam. Unknown if this is a controlled burn that is out of control or not still waiting on more information at this time. Bates County Live will try to update this when and if more information becomes available.

Update: Dogs Still Missing in Garden City Area

Missing Dogs 

Everyone in the Garden City, Missouri area please keep your eyes peeled for two bulldogs!! They ran off last night and so far we are unsuccessful in finding them. We really want our dogs back and are offering a REWARD for the safe return.. Please CALL: 816-812-5151 or 816-674-4213 OR 660-424-4234 if found!!

Poplar Heights Farm looking for Crafters and Tradesmen


Poplar Heights Farm of Butler is looking for heritage crafters and tradesmen for Living History Day on May 16, 2014. This will be for a few Bates County schools 6th grade class field trips. If you are interested in the please call 660-424-0523.

Bates County Sheriff’s Office Activity Report March 03, 2014 to March 09, 2014

Bates County Sheriff’s Office Activity Report
 March 03, 2014 to March 09, 2014

03-03-2014
CHECK WELL BEING-RICH HILL
DEATH INVESTIGATION-ADRIAN Deputies responded to a report of a death in the rural Adrian area.
TRAFFIC STOP-BUTLER
ANIMAL AT LARGE-RICH HILL
DOMESTIC-BUTLER
PROPERTY DAMAGE-RICH HILL
 
03-04-2014
STRUCTURE FIRE-RICH HILL
CHECK WELL BEING-RICH HILL
SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY-RICH HILL
THEFT-RICH HILL Deputies responded to a report of a theft in the rural Rich Hill area.
THEFT-RICH HILL Deputies responded to a report of a theft in the Rich Hill area.
MVA-RICH HILL
ABANDONED VEHICLE-ADRIAN
THREATS-RICH HILL
AGENCY ASSIST-RICH HILL
MVA-BUTLER
CARELESS AND IMPRUDENT-ADRIAN
 
03-05-2014
STUCTURE FIRE-BUTLER
AGENCY ASSIST-BUTLER
911 HANG UP-BUTLER
WANTED SUBJECT-BUTLER Deputies arrested Melvin Foley on a felony warrant from Crawford County Kansas.
 
 
 
03-06-2014
SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY-URICH
AGENCY ASSIST-ADRIAN
AMBULANCE REQUEST-RICH HILL
SPEAK TO OFFICER-BUTLER
THEFT-AMSTERDAM Deputies responded to the Amsterdam area to take a report of a theft.
THEFT-BUTLER Deputies took a report of a burglary in the Butler area.  
THREATS-HUME Deputies responded to the Hume area in regards to juvenile threats
03-07-2014
OPEN DOOR-AMORET
STRUCTURE FIRE-RICH HILL
THEFT- RICH HILL
VANDALISM- RICH HILL
SUICIDAL THREATS- BALLARD Deputies responded to the Ballard area for a suicidal party.
THEFT-BUTLER Deputies took a speak to officer about a stolen vehicle
DISTURBANCE-RICH HILL Deputies responded to the Rich Hill area for an Ex parte violation
DISTURBANCE-AMSTERDAM
THEFT-AMSTERDAM Deputies responded to the Amsterdam area for a theft that occurred earlier.
AGENCY ASSIST- Deputies responded to assist Butler PD on a suicidal subject.
03-08-2014
CHECK WELL BEING-ADRIAN
CHECK WELL BEING-BUTLER
MVA-BUTLER
SLIDE OFF- BUTLER
STRANDED MOTORIST-BUTLER
MVA-BUTLER
THEFT-ADRIAN Deputies responded to a report of a theft of medication in the Adrian area.
 
 
03-09-2014
AMBULANCE REQUEST- AMSTERDAM
MVA- BUTLER
MVA-ADRIAN
SPEAK TO OFFICER-BUTLER
AGENCY ASSIST-BUTLER
SPEAK TO OFFICER-BUTLER
AUTO THEFT-BUTLER Deputies responded to a report of a stolen vehicle in the rural Butler area.
AGENCY ASSIST-BUTLER
SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY-BUTLER
FIRE BRUSH-BUTLER
THEFT OCURRED-RICH HILL Bates County Deputies took a report of theft in the Rich Hill area.
MISSING PERSON-ROOCKVILLE
CHECK WELL BEING-RICH HILL 
DISTURBANCE-ADRIAN
 
 
           Rich Hill Police Department Activity Report
March 3, 2014- March 9, 2014

03-03-2014
 
03-04-2014
AMBULANCE REQUEST
03-05-2014
 
03-06-2014
 
03-07-2014
 
03-08-2014
 
03-09-2014
 
 

St. Clair County Sheriff's Office Warrants Issued

Brandon Weslee Wood
On Tuesday, March 11, two St. Clair County arrest warrants were issued. A warrant was issued for Brandon Weslee Wood, 21, Osceola, for failing to appear on a class A misdemeanor of violating an order of protection. The charge stems from an incident on Dec. 13, 2012. Bond is set at $1,000 cash or surety.


A warrant was issued for Adam Joseph Lowrance, 30, Lebanon, charging him failing to obey judge’s order of paying fines and costs. Lowrance’s original charge is a class A misdemeanor of operating a motor vehicle in a careless and imprudent manner involving an accident. The charge stems from an incident on Oct. 28, 2013. Bond is set at $184 cash only. (No photo available)

Those with any information concerning those wanted on warrants are urged to contact the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office Tip Line, 417-646-5832, or email to tips@scsomo.org

AC Citywide Garage Sale

The Appleton City Citywide Garage Sale will be Saturday, April 12th. Mark your calendars and watch for more information here on Bates County Live.

Missouri State Highway Patrol Arrest Report

On 3-12-14 around 2:00am the Missouri State Highway Patrol arrested 20 year old Alexander T. Tillett of Belton, Missouri. Mr. Tillett was arrested on 1) Driving while intoxicated, 2) Driving while suspended. He was transported to the Bates County Jail where he was placed on a 24 hour hold.

Weather Update: 3 Day Weather


 Winter tried its best overnight to remind us that we are not done with the season yet, but temperatures overnight stayed just above freezing in most areas, limiting snowfall accumulation. Cool temperatures today will also help remind everyone that winter not quite done; but don't despair, warmer Spring temperatures are only another day away as 50s and 60s return for the end of the work week