LINCOLN COUNTY MAN ARRESTED AGAIN FOR DISTRIBUTION

The Mayor and Police Chief of Hawk Point contacted Sheriff John Cottle and requested a narcotics saturation within the city limits.  Sheriff Cottle instructed detectives with the Multi County Narcotics and Violent Crimes Enforcement Unit to plan and execute a … Continue reading

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LINCOLN COUNTY MAN CHARGED WITH DRUG TRAFFICKING

Investigators with the Multi County Narcotics and Violent Crimes Unit (MCNVCEU) received information that 39-year-old Matthew Cavin, of Lincoln County, was selling large amounts of methamphetamine out of his residence along the 100 block of Bobs Lane. Investigators received a … Continue reading

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INMATES WORKING WITH LOCAL COMMUNITIES TO BOLSTER EARTHEN LEVEES

For the past two-days, Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office volunteer inmates have worked diligently in both Foley and Elsberry filling sandbags for the anticipated flooding event.  Inmates worked along county many volunteers to help fortify the earthen levees along the Mississippi … Continue reading

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LINCOLN COUNTY MAN ASSAULTS DEPUTY

On Wednesday, a Lincoln County deputy stopped at the Dollar General along East Highway 47 for a Gatorade when a resident approached as asked for help.  According to the resident, an unknown male was attempting to break into his shed. … Continue reading

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LINCOLN COUNTY MAN CHARGED WITH POSSESSION

On Monday, April 22, detectives with the Lincoln County Narcotics Unit received information that 22-year-old Charles Foster, of Lincoln County, was holding a large quantity of narcotics in a home along the 200 block of McQuie Street, in Lincoln County.  … Continue reading

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LINCOLN COUNTY MAN CAUGHT BURGLARIZING RESIDENTIAL OUTBUILDING

On Wednesday, April 10, deputies were dispatched to the 700 block of Ridge Road, in Lincoln County, after receiving a phone call a white male entered a shed and began stealing items. When deputies arrived, they observed 28-year-old Nicholas Schell, … Continue reading

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LINCOLN COUNTY MAN WITH ALTERING MOTOR VEHICLE VIN

On April 3, 2019, the Sheriff’s Office received a call from a victim stating 35-year-old Timothy Howe, of Lincoln County, was cutting up her buses on his property located along the 1200 block of Ridge Road. Deputies responded to the … Continue reading

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LINCOLN COUNTY TRIO CHARGED WITH DISTRIBUTION OF SYNTHETIC CANNABINOIDS

On March 25, narcotic investigators responded to a residence along the 100 block of St. Michele St, in Hawk Point, after receiving several complaints of the sale of synthetic cannabinoids. Upon arrival, investigators located an unresponsive person in the passenger … Continue reading

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LINCOLN COUNTY WOMAN CHARGED WITH FIRST DEGREE MURDER

This morning around 3 a.m., deputies responded to a domestic dispute along the first block of Lakota Acres, in Lincoln County.  When deputies arrived, they observed 63-year old Keith Sweetin, of Lincoln County, succumbed to a single gunshot wound to … Continue reading

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NARCOTICS TIP LEADS TO SHOOTING ARRESTS

On Tuesday, January 29, 2019, the Multi County Narcotics and Violent Crimes Enforcement Unit (MCNVCEU) responded to 100 block of Charwood Estates Drive, Troy, in Lincoln County after receiving a narcotic tip at a residence. Upon arrival, detectives contact was … Continue reading

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