On Sunday, September 15, 2019 at approximately 5:00 a.m., officers of the Pittsburg Police Department were called to the 800 block of West 8th Street in reference to suspicious activity involving a vehicle. Upon arrival in the area, officers located the vehicle in question and made contact with the driver of the vehicle. The initial investigation of the driver and the vehicle revealed several items of stolen property in the vehicle related to vehicle burglaries that had occurred throughout Pittsburg during the night.
Subsequent to the investigation the suspect, identified as Bryan Lee Ramey, 19, of Independence, Kansas was arrested and transported to the Crawford County Jail in lieu of $3,000 bond. Ramey is facing the following charges:
The investigation into this incident is ongoing at this time. Anyone having information related to this incident, or other crimes, is urged to contact the Pittsburg Police Department at (620) 231-1700, or at our automated tip line, (620) 231-TIPS (8477). Callers may remain anonymous.