Sheriff’s Office Investigators Arrest 2 in Connection with South End Burglary…


Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office investigators arrested two people on Tuesday in connection to a burglary and theft that occurred in the Ellisville community this week.  According to Sheriff Jeff Shaver, Mitchell B. Slayton, 27, of Leesburg, and Morgan E. Ball, 27, of Centre, were both charged with third degree burglary, first degree theft of property, and third degree criminal mischief.  Slayton is also charged with unlawful possession of a controlled substance. Investigators recovered a RTV that was taken from the residence and it was returned to the owner.  Both Slayton and Ball were transported to the Cherokee County Detention Center. 

Michell B. Slayton Morgan E. Ball