Highway Patrol reports the arrest of several people in area counties on April 15and.
Anguelica Franco, 21, of Kansas City, and Matthew Menchaca, 26, of Hammond, Indiana, were arrested in Linn County in the morning. Each was charged with possession of less than 10 grams of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and speeding. Both were released.
James Lewis, 42, of Kansas City, was arrested in Harrison County in the afternoon. He was charged with exceeding the posted speed limit of 18 miles per hour and driving while intoxicated. Lewis was taken to the Harrison County Law Enforcement Center for 12 hours.
The patrol also arrested Chase Burkhart, 24, of Warrensburg in Caldwell County in the afternoon. He was accused of displaying another’s license plates and driving a vehicle without financial responsibility. An arrest report says he also had Maryville public safety warrants for failure to appear for allegedly failing to register a motor vehicle and failing to hold financial responsibility. Burkhart was taken to the Caldwell County Detention Center and Patrol notes he was bailable.
Highway Patrol arrested two residents of the Green Hills Counties area on Friday evening April 15and.
Cody Henderson, 34, of Hamilton, was arrested in Caldwell County. He was charged with drunk driving as a former offender and speeding. He was taken to Caldwell County Detention Center for 24 hours.
Rachel Lasher, 37, of Green City, was arrested in Sullivan County. She was charged with driving while intoxicated, having no insurance and failing to maintain the right half of the roadway. She was taken to the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office and released.