Highway Patrol Makes Arrests In County

The Missouri State Highway Patrol made two arrests during the past week in Douglas County.

On Feb. 10, at 4:16 a.m., Jeffrey S. Holmes, 25, of Springfield, was arrested on an outstanding West Plains Police Department warrant for driving while suspended, and was also issued a summons for driving while suspended and no seat belt. He was placed in the Douglas County Jail on the bondable offense.

On Feb. 8, Robert L. Doran, 41, of Ava, was arrested on numerous charges and placed in the Douglas County Jail without bond.

Troop G reported that Doran was arrested in Douglas County at 11:31 a.m. Friday. In the report it is stated that Doran committed felony resisting arrest by fleeing and also committed the felony of willfully resisting arrest when he opposed a member of the Highway Patrol in the proper discharge of his duties. He also faces a felony Douglas County Sheriff’s Department warrant for vehicle theft and faces two misdemeanor police department warrants for failure to appear.