Troopers Arrest Platte City Man on Felony & Driving Pair Monday Night in Platte County

Troopers report the arrest of a Platte City man on a felony and two driving charges Monday night in Platte County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports the arrest of 53-year-old Merloren V. Butts around 6:45 Monday evening on preliminary charges of felony failure to register as a sex offender, driving while revoked, and not wearing a seat belt.

Authorities ultimately released Butts from custody.