Chillicothe woman arrested on weapons charge

Kimberly Brandes

Livingston County Sheriff Steve Cox is reporting the arrest of a Chillicothe woman on an alleged weapons violation.

On the afternoon of May 17, a deputy from the department was patrolling in the 1000 block of 1st street in Chillicothe when they observed suspicious activity. Upon further investigation, Sheriff Cox and Deputy Claypole arrested Suzanne Brandes, 47, on a weapons violation charge.

On May 18, an arrest warrant was issued by the Livingston County Associate Circuit Court for Brandes for unlawful possession of a firearm, which is a class C felony.

Bond was set at fifteen thousand dollars, with Brandes, at the time of the press release, remaining in the Daviess-DeKalb County Regional Jail.