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Cherokee County burglary suspect has been arrested

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Updated November 6, 2013:  The Cherokee County Sheriff's Office says Latrista Messer, 29 of Weir, has been arrested.

She had been arrested in October on allegations of Felony Possession of Stolen Property and Driving While Suspended.  She posted bond and was released.

On Tuesday authorities said she was wanted on new charges of Residential Burglary / Larceny and had requested the public's help for information on her location.

 

Updated November 5, 2013:  The Cherokee County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in the search for Latrista Messer, 29, of Weir, Kansas.

Messer was arrested in October on allegations of Felony Possession of Stolen Property and Driving While Suspended.  She posted $4,000.00 bond and was released.

Today, Sheriff David Groves says she is wanted on new charges of Residential Burglary / Larceny.

Messer is described as being 5'6", 105 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.

If you have any information on Messer's whereabouts please contact the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office at 620-429-3992.

 

Posted October 17, 2013:  NEWS RELEASE ISSUED BY THE CHEROKEE COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE

The Cherokee County Sheriff's Office has been investigating several recent residential burglaries in the Weir area.

Just prior to 11:00 p.m. October 16, 2013, the Sheriff's Office, along with the Weir Police Department, executed a search warrant at 312 West Oak in Weir.

During the course of that search, investigators discovered suspected stolen property, methamphetamine, marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

Arrested as part of this ongoing investigation were:

Latrista Messer, 29, of the home, was booked into the Cherokee County Jail on allegations of Felony Possession of Stolen Property and Driving While Suspended. She posted $4,000.00 bond and was released on Thursday afternoon.

Jaymes Brazda, 36, of the home, was arrested on allegations of Possessing Stolen Property, Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. He remains in custody in lieu of $11,000.00 bond.

Blaze Swank, 20, of Scammon, is being held on allegations of Possessing Stolen Property, Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. His bond is also $11,000.00.

Jonathan Miller, 33, of Baxter Springs remains in custody in lieu of $11,000.00 bond on allegations of Possessing Stolen Property, Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

This investigation remains ongoing and law enforcement anticipates additional charges as the case continues to develop.

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