Montrose man busted on vehicle theft charges.

KAHOKA – The Clark County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of Jacob Dustin Mills, age 31, of Montrose.

Mills was arrested on four felonies including, tampering with a motor vehicle-1st degree, possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine), felony paraphernalia, and possession of stolen tools.

On Friday at 10:49 a.m. a deputy with the Clark County Sheriff’s Office made a routine traffic stop on a vehicle operated by Mills. While checking the vehicle registration, the Clark County Dispatch Center discovered the vehicle had been reported stolen from Keokuk that morning.

Prior to arresting Mills, two methamphetamine pipes and a clear bag containing methamphetamine was allegedly found on Mills.

He was placed under arrest at 11:02 a.m. and transported to the Clark County Detention Center where he was booked on a 24-hour investigative hold, pending formal charges, in both Missouri and Iowa.

The vehicle was impounded by the Clark County Sheriff’s Office after being towed. During an inventory search of the vehicle, several stolen tools were located in the vehicle.


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