One suspect arrested in connection with Moberly bank robbery
BOONE COUNTY - After searching a field near Highway 63 and Route F, one suspect connected with a Moberly bank robbery has been apprehended.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol and Boone County sheriff's deputies have been searching the field since late Friday morning after pursuing suspects in a vehicle who then later fled on foot. Authorities continued searching a small area of the field for additional suspect or suspects.
Troopers reported shots were fired at one point, but authorities later could not confirm where those shots were fired. Four canine units were at the scene assisting with the search as well as two helicopters. Sturgeon Schools in the area were put in modified lockdown in response to the pursuit.