A 38-year old man was arrested on Friday in connection to several burglaries that have occurred in the northern part of Pettis County.

The Pettis County Sheriff's Office says that 38-year old Jeremy Scott Futscher, of Kansas City (formerly of Pettis County/Sedalia area), was arrested Friday morning for several residential burglaries that had occurred in the northern portion of Pettis Co.

Futscher was taken into custody in LaMonte after deputies received information from citizens about suspicious activity. He was taken to the Pettis County Jail, pending the filing of formal charges for Burglary and related offences.

Futscher was found to be in possession of several stolen items from a series of recent burglaries. Detectives are working to identify some of the yet unclaimed property.

Kurt Parsons