A burglary investigation in rural Monroe County resulted in the arrest of one person and an ongoing search for a second suspect.
Monroe County Sheriff’s Deputies made contact with Jeremy Pipes at a residence on Monroe County Road 1009 on Friday, Jan. 25. A second person, Shawn Reese, 42, of Moberly, is believed to have fled.
The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office, the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office and the K-9 unit with the Shelbina Police Department assisted in the search for Reese. A subsequent search of the property resulted in the recovery of multiple stolen items.
Monroe County Prosecuting Attorney Talley Kendrick has charged both subjects with burglary. Pipes is being held on a $30,000 cash-only bond.
Authorities are asking for the assistance of the public in locating Shawn Reese, who is currently wanted on a $30,000 cash-only warrant.
"Reese may be driving a stolen maroon 2005 Ford Expedition with license plate #CN8W5L," said Monroe County Chief Deputy Joe Colston.
Anyone with any information can contact the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office at 660-327-4060.