Deputies: Items thrown off overpass onto Highway 54

POSTED: 03:12 PM CDT May 01, 2013    UPDATED: 10:38 PM CDT May 01, 2013 

Callaway County Sheriff's deputies are searching for a person or persons, suspected of throwing items onto Highway 54 from an overpass.

Deputies say there have been two incidents where items were thrown off the State Road AE/TT overpass onto Highway 54. One was around 1:35 a.m. Tuesday and another around 3:30 a.m. Wednesday.

The items caused damaged to two vehicles, but no injuries were reported.

Deputies believe the suspect or suspects live near the State Road AE/TT overpass in New Bloomfield and walked to the overpass.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Callaway County Sheriff’s Office or Crime Stoppers at 573-592-2474. Anonymous tips can be made through their website at