Search news

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Missing Dogs

Two missing dogs; If you know where these dogs are please call 
Stephanie at 8168727229 or Jed at 8168380232. 
The bloodhound is all red with some white on his chest and the 
heeler is mostly black with white on her chest. 
They are both wearing red collars, the bloodhounds has a silver tag 
from Harrisonville animal clinic the bloodhound is also microchipped.
The bloodhound is a neutered male, his name is Hank and the mix
is a spayed female her name is Lucy.

Defendent Back In Cass County to face murder charges

Tyler Smallwood
Tyler J. Smallwood who is being charged with first-degree murder and armed criminal action in connection to the June 4 shooting of Forrest Fuller that apparently occurred over an argument in rural Cass County. 

Mr. Smallwood has waived extradition from Kansas and is now in custody at the Cass County Jail.  He arrived in the jail on Monday evening.

UPDATE: Shoplifting Call Leads To Drug Arrest In Butler

Chafferty Parker charged with Felony Possession of a controlled substance. He is being held in the Bates County Jail on 10,000$ bond.
Charles Moffett charged with Felony Possession of a controlled
Substance. He is currently being held on a 20,000$ bond.

On Monday 6/9/14 The Butler Police Department responded to 
the Walmart store on  a report of a shoplifter. When officers arrived to
the scene they made contact with Charles Moffett. Mr. Moffett was 
placed under arrest and during a search of his person the officers
found drugs on him and he was placed under arrest.
The officers went out to the suspect vehicle in the parking lot where
2 people was found passed out in the vehicle. A search of the vehicle
lead to the find of more drugs.
Chafferty Parker was placed under arrested along with
Charles Moffett both charged with Possession 
 of a Controlled Substance and placed in the Bates County Jail.    

Obituary - Ronald Lee Hutchins

Ronald Lee Hutchins, 49, Harrisonville, Missouri, died Monday, June 9, 2014. A memorial visitation will be held at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, June 12 at the Atkinson Funeral Home in Harrisonville. (A complete obituary will be posted when available).

Bates County Fair Princess Candidate Brittany Laughlin

Brittany Laughlin
I can be reached at 660-679-5944 or 679-3272, please call if you have any questions.

Thanks for supporting me and the Bates County Fair!

I'm selling raffle tickets for $1 each.
You can win:
1/2 beef
1/4 beef (2)
1/2 hog (2)
$100 gift certificate at Country Mart
$50 gift certificate from Sonic
$100 gift certificate from Butler Optimist
$50 gift certificate from the Flaming Lantern
$50 package from the Outback Salon.
You do not have to be present to win

Thanks again for your support!

News audio: June 10 2014 2:29p

Check this out on Chirbit

Shoplifting call leads to foot pursuit in Butler This Morning

The Butler Police Department responded to the Family Center Store on West Ft. Scott Street this morning around 11:20am on the reports of a unknown female that was seen shoplifting.

When the officers arrived on scene a unknown white male fled from them on foot running westbound. The officers gave chase and caught the suspect in Wilson Tire Parking lot and he was placed into custody.

Bates County Live will update this when a official press release is available from the Butler Police Department.

Butler Fire Department: Barn Fire Unfounded

  • Around 9am this morning the Butler Fire Department was call out to a reported structure fire ( smoke coming from a red barn) right off the East Side of I-49  and mile marker 134 North of Butler. Upon arrival to the area none of the fire units were able to find the fire. The incident was terminated and all fire units returned to the station.

St. Clair County Sheriffs Office: Arrest Warrant Issued For Jolly

Regina Jolly

  • On June 9, Regina Jolly, 38, Weaubleau, was arrested in Collins on two active warrants from Hickory County for felony possession of marijuana and misdemeanor theft. Bond was set at $20,000 cash or surety in the felony case and $500 cash only in the misdemeanor case. Jolly also had an outstanding warrant from the Clinton Police Department for failing to appear on a misdemeanor stealing charge. Bond in that case was set at $100 cash only.

Bates County Sheriff’s Office Activity Report June 2, 2014 to June 8, 2014

Bates County Sheriff’s Office Activity Report
June 2, 2014 to June 8, 2014

  • June 2, 2014
SPEAK TO OFFICER – BUTLER On 06/02/2014 Bates County Deputies responded to a report of a disturbance in the rural Butler area – handled by officer.

Stolen Vehicle From Belton May Be In Our Area

The Missouri State Highway Patrol along with Belton Police Department are looking for a stolen 2014 Dodge Dart black in color with no license plate. It was stolen earlier this evening from Belton. 

The last known direction of travel was southbound on I-49. the driver is described as a white male 5ft 6 120 lbs green eyes. If you see this vehicle or the suspect please contact your local law enforcement.

Audio news: June 10 2014 8:22a

Check this out on Chirbit