On 11/21/2017, Newton County deputies recovered a stolen motorcycle on Maple drive near Seneca Mo. That motorcycle was stolen out of Newton County. The investigation from that motorcycle led deputies to obtain a search warrant for 10988 West Highway 86, Seneca Mo. When that search warrant was served at noon more stolen property was located.
A Dodge Charger stolen out of Carthage was located. Another motorcycle stolen out of Newton County was also recovered. A third stolen motorcycle was located that had been stolen in Neosho. A trailer stolen out of Newton County was on the property as well. Numerous guns were found that were reported stolen in a burglary in Ottawa County.
A 38 year old white female and a 35 year old white male were taken into custody. Newton County Detectives are requesting charges on the two individuals for multiple counts of stealing, tampering with a motor vehicle and possession of a controlled substance.
Detectives are anticipating the investigation will lead to charges on another individual from the original stolen motorcycle that was recovered.