Sheriff’s deputies make felony warrant arrest following U.S. 50 stop

Gasconade County Sheriff’s deputies made one felony warrant arrests and several warrant arrests since Nov. 1.

On Nov. 11, sheriff’s deputies conducted a traffic stop on U.S. Highway 50, near Rosebud, according to Sheriff John Romanus.  “During the course of the traffic stop the driver was identified as David Dicus,” said Romanus in a press release. “Dicus was taken into custody for an outstanding arrest warrant for exploitation/enticement, a felony, out of Reynolds County.”

Dicus was transported to the Crawford County Jail.

On Nov. 8, deputies responded to 4177 Krause Road for a domestic altercation. One female subject was located and identified. One male subject was located and identified as Deric Rugen. Rugen was taken into custody on the allegation of domestic assault in the fourth degree and transported to the Crawford County Jail. Rugen was placed on a 24-hour-hold pending formal charges.

On Nov. 6, deputies assisted Owensville Police Department with a stealing investigation at 308 East Cherry Street, Owensville.  One female subject was located and identified as Lydia Vikanskas. Vikanskas was arrested for an outstanding warrant out of Crawford County. Vikanskas was transported to the Crawford County Jail with a warrant for failure to register a motor vehicle.

On Nov. 1, deputies responded to 2226 Highway 28, near Rosebud, for a report of trespassing.  Two male subjects were located including Stanley Bressman. Bressman was arrested for an outstanding warrant out of Osage County for failure to appear  in court for passing bad checks.  Bressman was transported to the Osage County Jail.

On Oct. 27, deputies responded to the intersection of Mount Sterling and Brick Church roads for a vehicle fire.

“During the course of the investigation it was determined that the vehicle was reported stolen out of Osage County,” Romanus reported. “The Osage County Sheriff's Office was contacted and the unoccupied vehicle was towed from the scene to Owens Towing in Belle, Osage County.”

MSHP reports felony arrests

Missouri State Highway Patrol personnel patrolling Gasconade County at 5:35 p.m. Nov. 7 arrested Brayden M. Green, 18, of Rosebud,  on allegations of third-degree assault. He was taken to the Crawford County Jail on a 24-hour hold pending the filing of formal charges.

On Nov. 9 at 2:30 p.m., the MSHP arrested Christopher B. Moise, 32, St. Clair, on allegations of felony resisting arrest along with an outstanding Franklin County felony warrant for resisting arrest. He also faces Franklin County warrants alleging misdemeanor resisting arrest, two counts of driving while revoked, failing to yield,failure to drive on the right side of the roadway, and speeding. He was placed on a 24-hour jail hold in Osage County.

On Nov. 3 at 9:56 p.m., the MSHP arrested Brooke N. Meyer, 18, of St. James, on the allegation of driving while intoxicated and being a minor visibly intoxicated. She was stopped for speeding. She was released to a sober party.

At 10:37 p.m. Nov. 2, Rodney E. Gillam, 53, Cuba, was arrested on allegations of driving while intoxicated as a habitual offender, driving while revoked, and careless and imprudent driving. He was released on a summons to appear in court.