Charges were filed against four young men from Steelville on August 10 in connection with a recent break-in on Kehner Road. Cody Carey, 19; Bradley Doss, 19; Nicholas Light, 18; and Jordan Murray, 18, each stand charged with one count class C felony burglary in the second degree, and one count class C felony stealing.
The Crawford County Sheriff’s Department were notified of the burglary and theft of a firearm on July 7, and later heard about a possible connection to Nicholas Light. Light was picked up by a CCSD deputy and brought to the Steelville Police Department for questioning. After being read his rights and confirming his understanding of them, he reported that the four young men were involved in the theft of a gun from the Kehner residence.
Light reported that the four had gone to a home on Kehner Road, and entered the garage through a side door. He took a purse from a vehicle and stated that Doss then took a pistol from the purse. At the time of his report, he said the handgun was hidden at the residence of Murray’s grandparents, however, it was not found during a consent search of the home.