Man arrested in burglary case

Man arrested in burglary case

KENNETT, MO (KAIT) - An employee of the Kennett Housing Authority was being held Tuesday in jail, awaiting formal charges, after his arrest.

According to a post on the Kennett Police Department Facebook page, Steven Fannin of Kennett was arrested on suspicion of first-degree burglary, possession of a controlled substance and theft of a controlled substance.

The Kennett Police Department Criminal Investigation Division went to the Kennett Housing Authority property on East Sixth Street Sunday after getting a call about a possible burglary and theft.

Fannin, who was being held at the Dunklin County Justice Center, was arrested after authorities were "able to identify, locate, and arrest" him.

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