Drew Co Sheriff Seeking Information in Wrecked Stolen Vehicle
On April 14th at approximately 2:00 AM, Drew County Deputy Garrison responded to a call of a stolen vehicle on Old Hwy 13, north of Monticello. The vehicle had been involved in an automobile accident at the intersection of North Hyatt and Hwy 425 North. A witness at the scene said the driver was a white male with brown hair, mustache and neatly trimmed beard, in a black shirt and wore blue plaid pajama pant bottoms. The witness states the suspect exited the vehicle and walked north on North Hyatt back towards country club hill.
In the vehicle were three firearms belonging to the vehicle owner, they were seized and returned to the owner. One firearm, .44 caliber Taurus is still reported as stolen from the vehicle and the suspect is still unknown at this time. The theft is still under investigation at this time.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Drew County Sheriff’s Department at 870-367-6211.