Milan Man Arrested for a Kirksville Car Theft

A Milan man is in custody for a Kirksville car theft…

Sean Gregory Farmer, 28, was arrrested for allegedly stealing a car back in July. Kirksville Police responded to the 700 block of Erin Place on July 2 after a report of a stolen black 2011 Kia Sorento. When an officer arrived on scene, the victim was on the phone with the suspect, who had told the victim he had the car. Police say the suspect hung up when the victim handed the officer the phone, however the victim was able to show several text messages in which the suspect stated he would return the vehicle in exchange for other items. Farmer had been evading police, but they caught up with him last week.