News Telegraph

By Laura Bacon/NT Staff Writer


On Jan. 1 at 10:40 a.m. — Shelby Nichole Johnson, 28, of Chariton, was arrested for theft fifth, following an investigation from a series of thefts at the Creston Walmart, totaling close to $170 in merchandise. She posted the $300 bond, and was released from the Union County Jail.

On Jan. 9 at 4:54 p.m. — Aaron Jeffery Johnson, 22, of Creston, was pulled over for a traffic stop for not wearing his seatbelt. During the traffic stop, officials found that his license was suspended and Johnson was taken into custody. He is being held in the Union County Jail on $300 cash or surety.