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Deputies arrest wanted Columbia fugitive after investigation outside of Fulton

Date:  July 30, 2019

WANTED COLUMBIA WOMAN ARRESTED DURING INVESTIGATION OUTSIDE OF FULTON

Arrested person information:

Mellissa Hall, 20, of Columbia

Narrative:

On July 30, 2019, at approximately 6:01 PM, Callaway County Sheriff’s Office deputies conducted an investigation in the 5000 block of County Road 204 west of Fulton.  During the course of the investigation, deputies encountered Mellissa Hall, 20, of Columbia.  Hall attempted to deceive deputies as to her identity.  It was subsequently determined Hall was a wanted fugitive in Boone County for felony counts of Forgery.  Hall was arrested and transported to the Callaway County Jail.  Hall was later transferred to the custody of the Boone County Jail.

*** The staff of the Callaway County Sheriff’s Office continues to conduct proactive patrols and criminal investigations throughout the county.  The support of, and the input from, the community is most appreciated.  Citizens are reminded crime tips may be provided anonymously by calling Callaway County Crimestopper’s at 573-592-2474 or online at www.callawaysheriff.org/crime-stoppers.***

NO FURTHER INFORMATION WILL BE RELEASED AT THIS TIME.

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