Two Lewistown residents arrested; wanted man found hiding in a ditch

Shawn R. Knight and Tamara R. Cibert of Lewistown, Missouri.

On December 14th, Lewis County Sheriff's Office and the Missouri State Highway Patrol arrested a Lewistown, Missouri man.

An alert deputy noticed Shawn R. Knight near a field near Lewistown.

Knight was wanted for failure to appear on a leaving the scene of an accident case as well as for theft of construction tools.

Knight was located hiding in a ditch and was taken to the Lewis County Jail.

The 38-year-old is being held on two counts of stealing, both a class D felony.

Knight is alleged to have taken construction equipment, including generators and hand tools, from a construction site near Lewistown.

On Sunday, 23-year-old Tamara R. Cibert of Lewistown was arrested on two counts of stealing.

Cibert is an accomplice of Knight.

She remains lodged in the Lewis County Jail.

close video ad
Unmutetoggle ad audio on off