Update (10:00 a.m.) – Sergeant Sheldon Lyon with the Missouri State Highway Patrol said they arrested a subject without incident at a home in Dawn on Tuesday morning.  The individual was wanted on a felony and a pair of misdemeanor charges.  Click to hear KMZU’s Chelsea Wade talk with Lyon:

Sheldon Lyon

“We were acting at the request of the St. Joseph Police Department,” Lyon said.  “We were asked to arrest a subject who had a felony warrant, which is a serious offense. ” Additional media inquiries have been referred to the St. Joseph agency.  We are working to get more information from them.


Original story – The Missouri State Highway Patrol is responding to an incident at a home about one mile east of Dawn.  A KMZU listener said approximately ten patrolmen have their assault weapons drawn on a residential building in that area.  A spokesperson for the Highway Patrol could neither confirm nor deny the report.  He said they might have more information this afternoon.   Residents should avoid the area.  We will continue to follow this breaking news story and will bring you more information as it becomes available.