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04-08-2021 at about 1415 hours, the Putnam County Sheriff's Office in conjunction with Unionville Police Department, and the Missouri State Highway Patrol's Division of Drug and Crime Control conducted an investigation and arrested two individuals.  One of the individuals tried to elude arrest by fleeing from law enforcement on foot, and was apprehended a short time after.

At this time both individuals were in possession of a stolen rental truck from Waukee, Iowa, illicit drugs, stolen property, several falsified identification cards, fictitious payroll and personal checks.

Both individuals are in custody and are being held on a 24-hour investigative hold, pending formal charges.