Armed Fugitive from New York Arrested in Andrew County
An armed refugee was arrested Saturday morning in Andrew County.
The Missouri Highway Patrol reported the 11:30 am arrest of 39-year-old Christopher S. Palmer of Syracuse, New York.
Palmer had arrest warrants against his home state and was a refugee out of state for failing to register as a sex offender. He was also charged with being a felon in possession of a firearm, illicit use of a gun, three second-degree attacks that threaten the welfare of a child, and armed criminal activity.
He was sent to Andrew County Jail for 24 hours pending formal charges.