Date: September 25, 2017
Reporting Officer: Sheriff Clay Chism
Arrested person information:
Harold Smith, 53, of Williamsburg
Michael Fitch, 36, of Auxvasse
ARREST OF WANTED FELONS FROM AUDRAIN COUNTY
On September 24, 2017 at 11:03 p.m., Callaway County Sheriff’s Office arrested Harold Smith, 53, of Williamsburg at a residence on CR 135 in northeast Callaway County. Deputies had gathered information that Smith was present inside a residence and responded accordingly. Upon conducting a residential search, Smith was located and taken into custody without incident. Smith was wanted in Audrain County for a FELONY warrant – violation of a court protection order. Smith was also wanted on a Callaway County misdemeanor warrant for Domestic Assault 4th. Smith was transferred to the Callaway County Jail and remains in custody on a bond of $11,000, $10,000 of which is cash only.
On September 25, 2017 at 2:41 a.m., a Callaway County Sheriff’s Office arrested Michael Fitch, 36, of Auxvasse. Fitch was located in a vehicle stopped for a traffic violation on North Business 54 in Fulton. Upon contacting Fitch, it was determined he was wanted in Audrain County for a FELONY warrant – felony stealing and forgery. Fitch was also wanted on a Callaway County misdemeanor warrant for narcotics possession. Fitch was transferred to the Callaway County Jail and remains n custody on a bond of $25,400.
Information as to past criminal charges involving Smith and Fitch can be accessed via Case.net, a public resource.
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 **