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Deputies arrest wanted Miller County fugitive after he provides false name to avoid arrest

Date:  February 10, 2019

DEPUTIES ARREST WANTED MILLER COUNTY FUGITIVE NEAR NEW BLOOMFIELD AFTER HE PROVIDES A FALSE IDENTITY IN AN ATTEMPT TO AVOID ARREST

Arrested person information:

Anthony Hance, 36, of Fulton

Narrative:

On February 10, 2019, at approximately 12:12 PM, Callaway County Sheriff’s Office deputies investigated a suspicious person complaint in the 8000 block of Old Highway 54 near New Bloomfield.  During the course of the investigation, deputies came into contact with Anthony Hance, 36, of Fulton.  Hance attempted to deceive deputies by providing a false identity.

Ultimately, it was determined Hance was a wanted fugitive in Miller County for felony offenses of Possession of a Controlled Substance (Meth) and Attempted Escape from Custody.  Deputies arrested Hance and transported him to the Callaway County Jail.  Hance is behind held on the related Miller County warrant — *court set* bond of $5,000.00.

Court information pertaining to Hance may be accessed by the state Court’s public access point – www.courts.mo.gov/casenet.

** The Callaway County Sheriff’s Office continues to conduct proactive patrols across the county; working with our community partners, citizens, and other law enforcement agencies to curb criminal activity.  Citizens are reminded that crime tips may be reported 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.

End of media release.

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