Three Men Arrested After High Speed Car Chase
OSAGE COUNTY - Osage County Deputy arrested three men suspected of stealing road signs and destroying mail boxes in the area of Osage County Road 810 and Highway RA after a high speed pursuit and vehicle accident early Thursday morning.
The men arrested were 19-year-old Jacob Hellebush, 21-year-old John McAuley and 19-year-old Jack Brazil. Hellebush is charged with theft/stealing value over $500, resisting arrest, minor visibly intoxicated, and operating a motor vehicle in a careless and imprudent manor, involving an accident. McAuley is charged with theft/stealing value over $500. Brazil is charged with theft/stealing value over $500. All three suspects attend school at the Linn State Technical College.
In a press release, Sheriff Dixon said his office "will be deploying covert stealth cameras to continue to pursue young adults who violate the laws and make the roadways safe for motorists."
The matter is still under investigation by the Osage County Sheriff's Office. If you have any additional property damage or information please contact the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1-573-897-3927.