During the investigation Sandy Derr obstructed and hindered the investigation and the arrest of Swarnes. Sandy Derr was arrested and placed on a 24 hour hold.
The Bates County Prosecutor charged Derr with hindering prosecution of a felony. Bond was set at $4500 cash or surety. Derr remains in the custody of the Bates County Jail.
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