Around 2:00 pm on Friday, April 22nd deputies with the Cass County Sheriff’s Office were called to assist deputies with the Miami County Kansas Sheriff’s Office pursuing a vehicle that crossed into Missouri near West Line.
The female driver was taken into custody by a Sheriff’s Office K9 team.
Kansas City Missouri Police Department confirmed the vehicle, a 2011 Buick Regal, as stolen. A license plate on the vehicle was reported stolen from Texas.
The driver was transported to an area hospital for treatment before being transferred to the Cass County Jail.
Makayla Kettler, 27 of Paola Kansas has been charged with first degree tamping with a motor vehicle a Class D felony and resisting arrest by fleeing a Class E felony by the Cass County Courts. Kettler bond was set a $7500.00 10% cash only.
The Cass County and Miami County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the incident. The Missouri State Highway Patrol and Harrisonville Police Department assisted deputies.