Man charged for burglarizing home

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

40-year-old captured later after fleeing on foot

An Exeter man was arrested on Jan. 23 after allegedly kicking in the door of a Cassville home.

Jimmy Taylor Jr., 40, of Exeter, is charged with first-degree burglary and resisting arrest.

According to a probable cause report filed by Kyle Kuhn, deputy with the Barry County Sheriff’s Office, Taylor and an accomplice allegedly kicked in the door of a home on Highway 37. He fled on foot and was located on Jan. 23 at about 5:05 p.m. in the 1300 block of Ivey Street. He again fled and was apprehended near Presley and 14th streets.

Taylor allegedly has a history for theft of property. He is being held in the Barry County jail on a cash-only bond of $50,000.

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