A Wabaunsee County Sheriff’s Deputy, while on routine patrol, at about 2:30 a.m. on Feb. 7, 2013 stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation and subsequently three subjects were arrested.
Daniel Marcus Johnson, DOB 9/28/83, LKA: 1232 NW Van Buren St., Topeka, KS
Gary Eugene Rath, Jr., DOB 7/29/71, LKA: 908 NW St. John, Topeka, KS
Lisa Ann Rath, DOB 1/1/71, LKA: 908 St. John, Topeka, KS
The subjects allegedly committed a theft of water line meters, valves, meter tubes, and scrap metal at 33002B Buffalo Mound Road which is owned by the Wabaunsee Rural Water District #1 near Maple Hill. The total amount of loss and damages is currently estimated at $500.00.
All subjects were arrested for Burglary, Theft and Criminal Trespass and bond was set at $15,000.00 cash/surety.
Johnson and Rath, Jr. were also charged with Criminal Damage to Property.
These subjects were detained at the Wabaunsee County Jail.
Anyone with information about these crimes or any other crimes in Wabaunsee County may also call The Wabaunsee County Crimestoppers. You may remain anonymous and you may qualify for a cash reward of up to $500.00. Call Crimestoppers 1-877-765-3303.
Douglas W. Howser, Sheriff
Wabaunsee County Sheriff’s Office