Jefferson County Sheriff's Office Jefferson County Sheriff's Office Jefferson County Sheriff's Office
Home Press Releases Registered Offenders Most Wanted Contact Us
Sign Up For Alerts
Courthouse Security
Crime Stoppers
Crime Tips/Prevention
Detective Division
Dive Team
Frequently Asked Questions
Hot Cases
Inmate Roster
K-9 Unit
Links & Resources
Patrol Division
Search & Rescue
Sheriff Sales
Support Services
Choose A Service
Crime Tip HOTline
(785) 863-2765
(24 Hours)
Email Map
1360 Walnut
Oskaloosa, Kansas 66066
Administrative Office
M-F 8:00am-4:30pm


Stolen vehicle recovered - suspects apprehended

On January 17th at 1648 hs, Jefferson County Sheriff's deputies responded to 2265 Trego Road on a possible attempted theft of a vehicle and scrap metal.  Jefferson County deputies, along with a Kansas Wildlife & parks officer, arrived and it was confirmed that the truck used was stolen from Nebraska.

Officers approached the stolen truck and it took off at a high rate of speed through the woods.  A perimeter was set up and with the help of the Kansas Highway Patrol, Perry Police Department and Kansas Wildlife & Parks, the stolen truck was located near 13th street and Rice Road.

Three suspects were apprehended near a residence located at 1263 Rice Road.

Arrested and booked into the Jefferson County jail for Felony Theft, Felony Possession of Stolen Property, Felony Criminal Damage and Fleeing to Elude Law Enforcement were Shawn Akins of Ottawa, Jacquelyn Akins of Lawrence and Rachelle Hufford of Ottawa.

Other charges are pending.  The investigation continues.


Media Kit
   Jefferson County Sheriff's Office | ©
   Jefferson County, Kansas