Canton police need your help locating wanted CSC student
Fri, 25 Oct 2013 19:13:34 GMT —
The Culver-Stockton student that fled from police turned himself in last night.
Authorities say Kenan Roach came into the Canton Police Department with his parents at 10 p.m.
He was placed on a 24-hour hold at the Lewis County jail pending official charges by the Lewis County Prosecuting Attorney.
Canton Police Chief Hayes Shelley says the 19-year-old student, fled from police on Friday afternoon.
Roach faces charges of tampering with a motor vehicle, felony theft, possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and resisting arrest, according to a news release.
Police described Roach as a 5-foot-5-inch tall black male, weighing 151 pounds with black hair and brown eyes and they say he was last seen entering a wooded area south of Culver-Stockton College.
Police say Roach was wearing dark colored warm-up style pants, light colored t-shirt, a royal blue zipped jacket and dark tennis shoes.
Chief Shelley says that the LaGrange Police Department K-9 Unit, the Missouri Highway Patrol and the Lewis County Sheriff's Office assisted in the search for Roach.
Roach was not considered armed or dangerous at the time, police say.
According to the release, the Culver-Stockton College safety staff released information to the students in regarding the incident and all students and residents were encouraged to contact the Canton Police Department with any information.