Three individuals have been arrested following an armed robbery in Camden County.

Around 2:00 p.m. Monday afternoon, a female the called Camden County Sheriff’s Office and reported two

males and two females had entered her home in the 100 block of Frontier Circle

Linn Creek armed with a firearm.

Three individuals have been arrested following an armed robbery in Camden County.

Around 2:00 p.m. Monday afternoon, a female the called Camden County Sheriff’s Office and reported two

males and two females had entered her home in  the 100 block of Frontier Circle

Linn Creek armed with a firearm.



The caller said that the suspects took a cellular phone and other items from her.

The suspects fled the scene, in what the caller believed to be a black Lexus, toward US

HWY 54.

The suspect vehicle was located on Missouri Highway 5 south of Camdenton by

Camden County Investigators.

Investigators followed the suspect vehicle until marked units arrived to assist.

Deputies from Laclede County and Camden County attempted to stop the vehicle north

of the Lebanon city limits. The vehicle fled to avoid capture, Lebanon Police deployed

spike strips deflating the vehicle’s tires. The suspect vehicle was stopped on 6

Lebanon all four suspects taken into custody.


Camden County Sheriff’s Office, Laclede County Sheriff’s Office,

Lebanon Police, Linn Creek Police and the Missouri State Highway Patrol were all involved in the capture.

Charges have been filed on three suspects from the armed robbery which occurred on


Darryle Dancy Sr. 44 of Springfield, Brandon Lee Caton 31 of Springfield and Rachel Bethann Gardner 25 of Springfield

all have been charged with a Class A Felony of Robbery, Armed Criminal Action, and a Class B Felony of Burglary.

Bond has been set at $25,000.00 cash and $100,000.00 surety. All three suspects are

currently being held in the Camden County Adult Detention Facility.