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Deputies arrest four during the extended Thanksgiving weekend for charges ranging from meth possession to stolen vehicle

Date:  December 2, 2019

DEPUTIES MAKE FOUR FELONY ARRESTS FOR METH, STOLEN VEHICLE, AND ASSAULT RELATED OFFENSES OVER EXTENDED THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY WEEKEND

Extended holiday weekends, and frankly, just holidays in general, are typically a busy time for your Sheriff’s Office staff.  During the 2019 Thanksgiving extended holiday weekend (Wednesday, November 27 at 5:00 PM to Monday, December 2, 2019 at 6:00 AM), the Callaway County Sheriff’s Office handled 195 calls for service all across the county.

During holiday weekend patrols and investigations throughout the county, the following felony arrests were made:

On November 27, 2019, at 7:10 PM, a deputy was proactively patrolling the Holts Summit area.  During the proactive patrol, the deputy stopped a vehicle on Center Street in Holts Summit for a traffic violation.  The vehicle driver, Lorie Fuller, 45, of Holts Summit was arrested for felony Possession of a Controlled Substance (Meth), felony Unlawful Use of a Weapon, Possession of Marijuana, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.  Fuller was transported to the Callaway County Jail and later released with summons to appear in Court.

On December 1, 2019, at 3:14 PM, a deputy conducted a follow-up investigation in the 8000 block of County Road 166 near Bachelor.  Nathan McLane, 39, of Columbia was arrested for the felony offenses of Assault 2nd and Property Damage 1st, in addition to misdemeanor stalking.  McLane was transported to the Callaway County Jail where he posted a $25,000 bond.

On December 1, 2019, at 4:30 PM, a deputy conducted an investigation in the 3000 block of County Road 326 near Carrington.  Timothy Michalek, 29, of Fulton was arrested for a felony Callaway County warrant – Tampering with a Motor Vehicle 1st.  Michalek was transported to the Callaway County Jail where he is being held on $4,000 bond.

On December 2, 2019, at 3:33 AM, a deputy conducted a suspicious activity investigation in the 9000 block of County Road 389 west of New Bloomfield.  Michael Baker, 22, of Holts Summit was arrested for felony Possession of a Controlled Substance (Meth), Driving Under the Influence of Drugs, and Trespassing.  Baker was transported to the Callaway County Jail where he remains on $4,500 bond.

*** The Callaway County Sheriff and his staff continue to work with other law enforcement agencies and community partners to curb criminal activity throughout the county.   Citizens are reminded they can anonymously report criminal activity to Crimestopper’s at 573-592-2474 or online at www.callawaysheriff.org. ***

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 **