At approximately 8am this morning the Coffeyville Police Department, Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office, Independence Police Department and the Kansas Bureau of Investigation served at search warrant at 1005 West 9th Street in Coffeyville. 37 year old Joshua Blex of Independence was arrested with recommended charges of possession of stolen property, possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia. During the search officers recovered silver flatware and antique trophies from a recent Coffeyville residential burglary in addition to illegal narcotics and drug paraphernalia.
The investigation is ongoing and CPD is asking anyone with information on this incident to call Detective Jason Kastler at 620-252-6160. Those wishing to remain anonymous may provide information to the Crime Tip Hotline at 620-252-6133.