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Thursday, August 5, 2021

Update: Charges filed in St. Clair County

On Thursday, August 5, 2021, at 3:16 p.m. a warrant for the arrest of 48 year old Arthur Franklin Zschintzsch was issued by the Associate Circuit Court of St Clair County.  The warrant for Zschintzsch shows the following charges:

Burglary 1st Degree B Felony
Tampering With Motor Vehicle 1st Degree D Felony
3 Counts-Child Abduction  E Felony
Violation Of Order Of Protection For Adult A Misdemeanor
There was no bond on this warrant.

The warrant was issued after charges were filed by St Clair County Prosecuting Attorney Daniel Dysart in relation to events earlier in the day, Thursday, August 5, 2021.  

Sheriff Lee Hilty stated, “Because of information received by a citizen in response to a text caster message sent by the St Clair County Sheriff’s Office and good working relationships between law enforcement agencies, this situation was brought to an end with no one injured”.  

Sheriff Hilty recognized the St Clair County dispatchers and deputies for their diligent work on this situation.   

Sheriff Hilty also gives credit to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office and the Circuit Clerks Office for their filing of criminal charges in a timely matter.

Mr. Zschintzsch is in custody at this time in the Greene County Jail in Springfield, Missouri. 

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Courtesy of the St. Clair County Sheriffs Office 
Disclaimer: Arrest records are public information. Any indication of an arrest does not mean the individual identified has been convicted of a crime. All persons arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.