Tuesday, April 13, 2022
Released by Lt. Rebekah Lynch
On April 12, 2022 at approximately 1:51 p.m., officers with the Pittsburg Police Department were dispatched to a residence in the 100 block of West 23rd Street for a disturbance. When officers arrived on scene one subject, identified as 21-year-old Davante Lamonte Brandon Bowman-Ragland, was found to have a handgun. Bowman-Ragland got into an altercation with the officer, but was ultimately taken into custody without incident. The other subject, identified as 19-year-old Jordan Issiah Hayes, fled from officers.
Pittsburg firefighters in the area flushing hydrants alerted officers to the possible location of Hayes, who was located in a nearby garage and taken into custody without incident.
Davante Bowman-Ragland was arrested and taken to the Crawford County Jail where he was booked in on the following charges: criminal possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, interference with law enforcement, possession of marijuana, and an active failure to appear warrant. Bowman-Ragland is being held in lieu of a $6,000.00 bond.
Jordan Hayes was arrested on an active warrant out of Crawford County and was taken to the Crawford County Jail. Hayes is being held without bond.
The investigation into this incident is ongoing at this time. Anyone having information related to this incident, or other incidents, is urged to contact the Pittsburg Police Department at 620-231-1700, or at our tip line, 620-231-TIPS (8477). Callers may remain anonymous.