Malvern man arrested on felony warrants in Mills County


September 11th, 2012 by Ric Hanson

The Mills County Sheriff’s Office says four people were arrested this past weekend. 43-year old Jeffrey Bruce Carrigan, of Malvern, was arrested Friday afternoon, on warrants for Failure to Appear and Dominion/Control of Firearm or Offensive Weapon by a Felon, and, on a Possession of Drug Paraphernalia charge. His bond was set at $30,300 altogether.

Also arrested Friday in Mills County, was 33-year old James Leonard Burson, of Council Bluffs. Burson was arrested in Cass County, NE. He was being held in the Mills County Jail on $10,000 bond. A preliminary hearing in his case was set for September 17th.

On Saturday, 27-year old Brett Allen Coyle, of Council Bluffs, was arrested in  Glenwood, on a charge of Public Intoxication/2nd offense. Coyle was being held in the Mills County Jail on $1,000 bond. His preliminary hearing was set for September 18th. That same day, 31-year old Toby Lynn Merritt, of Glenwood, was arrested for Violating a Protective Order. He was being held without bond in the Mills County Jail. His trial was set for September 25th.