Date: December 9, 2016
Arrested person information:
James P. Harrison, 33, of Holts Summit – Armed Criminal Action, Unlawful Use of a Weapon, Burglary 1st, and Domestic Assault 2nd
On December 9, 2016, the Callaway County Prosecuting Attorney charged James P. Harrison, 33, of Holts Summit with Armed Criminal Action, Unlawful Use of a Weapon, Burglary 1st, and Domestic Assault 2nd. Harrison remains in the Callaway County Jail on $75,000.00 bond. The charges were the result of a Callaway County Sheriff’s Office investigation on December 8, 2016.
On December 8, 2016 at 7:33 p.m., Callaway County deputies responded to a residence in the 1700 block of Lee Street south of Holts Summit for a reported disturbance involving weapons. Prior to the arrival of deputies, Harrison fled the scene in a vehicle. During the investigation, deputies found that Harrison had remained in a family member’s residence unlawfully, displayed and threatened others with a firearm, and assaulted a family member.
Later in the night, Harrison was located in Jefferson City and detained by the Jefferson City Police Department. Callaway County deputies responded to Jefferson City, took custody of Harrison, and transported him to the Callaway County Jail.
Both the Jefferson City Police Department and the Holts Summit Police Department had assisted in searching for Harrison.
The investigation is ongoing and further charges could be forthcoming. NO FURTHER INFORMATION WILL BE RELEASED AT THIS TIME.
End of press release.
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