2018-02-13 / Front Page

Davenport Fugitive Turned Over to Missouri

Jerry D. ParkesJerry D. ParkesJerry D. Parkes, 25, Davenport, was arrested by the Delaware County Sheriff’s Office on a warrant accusing him of being a fugitive from justice from Missouri. Parkes is accused of violating probation in Missouri and fleeing from the state to avoid prosecution. 

Parkes had been held at the Delaware County Jail, without bail, while challenging extradition proceedings since Dec. 2017.

On Feb. 13 Delaware County Court Judge Richard Northrup ordered Parkes be turned over to the state of Missouri to answer pending charges, and he was released to Moniteu County Missouri Sheriff’s Office on February 15.

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