On April 13th the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office made an arrest of two suspects in connection with multiple storage units in the Imboden area being burglarized. Kenneth Eric Bass and Jolene Bice Bass of the Smithville area were both taken into custody and charged with Breaking and Entering and Theft of Property.
Lawrence County Sheriff’s Investigators developed the two suspects during their investigation which in turn led to their arrest and according to investigators a large amount of stolen property was recovered from the suspects. Investigators added that additional charges are expected as the investigation continues. Detective Jamie White stated that the Sheriff’s Office in the process of returning the stolen items to their rightful owners.
Kenneth Eric Bass and Jolene Bice Bass are currently being held in the Lawrence County Jail awaiting a Bond Hearing and Court date. For more information on the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office visit www.lawrencecountysheriffsoffice.com .
If you have any information on a crime and would like to report it, send your information to tips@lawrencecountysheriffsoffice.com .