From: Hannibal Police Department
Date: October 7, 2019
Contact: Lieutenant J.M. Grote
Saturday, October 5, 2019 officers were called to a business alarm at Wireless Express located on Diamond Blvd. Officers found the business had been broken into and multiple items were missing. Surrounding agencies were notified of the burglary in Hannibal. Approximately one hour later the Troy Police Department was in pursuit of the suspects from the Hannibal burglary. Tire deflation devices were utilized and the pursuit ended in Lake. St. Louis. Samuel Simpson, 38 years of age of St. Louis, and D’Vion C. Harris, 35 years of age of St. Louis, was taken into custody. Items from the Hannibal burglary were recovered from the vehicle. Warrants for Simpson and Harris were issued by the Circuit Court of Marion County. Simpson and Harris were both charged with Burglary Second Degree, Stealing, Possession of Burglary Tools, and Property Damage. Their bond was set at $50,000 cash only. They are currently housed in the Lincoln County Jail.