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Columbia man arrested after Holts Summit vehicle pursuit

Date:  February 10, 2018

Arrested person information: 

Michael Garrett, 39, of Columbia


On February 10, 2018 at approximately 1:50 p.m., a Callaway County Sheriff’s Office deputy attempted to stop a gold passenger car on LaChar Drive outside of Holts Summit reference a criminal investigation.  The vehicle failed to yield to the Deputy’s emergency lights and sirens.  Deputies pursued the vehicle on State Road AA and various county roadways before the driver, Michael Garrett, was taken into custody on Vast View Drive.

Garrett was found to be in possession of suspected methamphetamine paraphernalia and subsequently arrested for Driving While Suspended, Resisting Arrest and Unlawful Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

Garrett was released to the Callaway County Jail for a total court-set bond of $1,000.00.

The investigation is ongoing and further charges could be forthcoming.  NO FURTHER INFORMATION WILL BE RELEASED AT THIS TIME.

End of press release.

** All suspects are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty in a court of law **