Cole County sheriff’s deputies arrest a Jefferson City man for stealing from a storage unit on Old Lohman Road. The department says Mark Bax stole taxidermy tools and mounts as well as animal traps, arrowheads, guns and a television from the storage unit on December 18th. Bax faces receiving stolen property charges as well as being a felon in possession of a firearm.
Jefferson City police interrupt a burglary in progress. Police say they found 37-year-old Christopher Thompson loading items into the trunk of his car from a home in the 800 block of Montana Street. Area residents called police to report a burglary in progress. Thompson faces burglary and meth possession charges.