Chief Ron Wade announced on December 10, 2017, that Officers with the Caney Police Department executed two search warrants located at 402 W. 4th Ave and at 210 E. Braden Ave, both with in the City limits of Caney. Wade states that during the search of the residence and the business, officers located several thousand dollars’ worth of stolen property. Some of the property has already been returned to its proper owners. Wade also stated that during the search, officers located methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia.
Chief Wade stated that; Richard Leon Fontes, 37 year old white male of Caney, located at 210 E. Braden Ave was arrested and transported to the Montgomery County Department of Corrections and booked into jail on the below listed charges.
1. Felony Possession of Stolen Property
2. Destroy, alter, remove VIN number
3. Possession of Methamphetamine
4. Possession of Drug Paraphilia
Wade advised this is still an on-going investigation indicating further charges and arrest are pending upon completion of the investigation and cautioned that all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a Court of Law.
Wade thanks the citizens of Caney for their help along with Sheriff Robert Dierks with Montgomery County Department and Sheriff Eddie Virden with Osage County Sheriff’s Office for their assist in this investigation.
Anyone with information regarding these, or any other crimes, can contact the Caney Police Department at 1-620-879-2141. Callers can remain anonymous.
______ Ron J. Wade ________
Caney Chief of Police