One in Custody Following Night Pursuit

Cass Co – Around 10:30 pm Monday December 21st, 2020 deputies with the Cass County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Apprehension Unit assisted officers with the Harrisonville Police Department involved in the pursuit of a 2011 Chrysler 300 on northbound I-49 north of Harrisonville.

Officers pursued the vehicle north of Peculiar where the suspect exited on Peculiar Way and then traveled south on I-49.

An officer was able to deploy a tire deflation device north of Harrisonville on I-49. A Cass County Deputy with a Grappler equipped vehicle was able to capture the vehicle when it exited at 291 Highway in Harrisonville.

The vehicle was brought to a stop and the driver was taken into custody without further incident. The vehicle was confirmed stolen from Lansing, Kansas. The driver Cassandra M. Schroeder, 33, Overland Park, Kansas was arrested and transported to the Cass County Jail.

On Tuesday, Cassandra Schroeder was charged with Class D Felony Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Class D Felony Tampering with Motor Vehicle – 1st Degree, and Class A Misdemeanor Resisting/Interfering with Arrest, Detention or Stop.

Schroeder was issued a Signature (ROR) bond.