Pursuit and Arrest February 27, 2014


DATE:  February 28, 2014


On February 27, 2014 at 10:00 p.m. Crawford County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to 303 Brunetti in McCune, KS regarding a domestic dispute over child custody.  Prior to deputies’ arrival witnesses allege that one of the parties- Jasper Loren Hedges, 32 of Elk City, KS left the residence after taking several weapons that were not his.


Hedges was located by deputies in a Ford truck northwest of McCune.  After a vehicle pursuit, Hedges was apprehended near 40th Street and 540th Avenue.  Hedges was charged with suspicion of-


Felon in Possession of a Firearm

Felony Flee and Elude

No Insurance

No Registration

Driving While Suspended – Third Offense


Bond on Crawford County charges- $5000


Hedges is also being held on the following warrants-


Warrant- Livingston County , MO  $17,000 Bond

Warrant- Montgomery County, KS  $500 Bond


The incident remains under investigation.