Ripley County Sheriff News

An armed robbery of the K&K Mart in Sunman has resulted in the arrest and criminal charges against Michael Raisley of Osgood.

 

At approximately 6:00am on April 22 an armed male entered the K&K Mart in Sunman demanding money from an employee. In excess of $300 was taken from the cash register. The Ripley County Sheriff’s Office was first on scene and led the investigation for the following two days.

 

On April 24 Deputy/CSI Jason Dickerson signed a probable cause affidavit that led to the issuance of an arrest warrant from Ripley Circuit Court for Michael Raisley. On that same day Raisley was taken into custody and formally charged with Armed Robbery, a Class B felony. A Class B felony carries a sentencing range of 6-20 years. Raisley is in the Ripley County Jail awaiting his initial hearing.

 

The Sheriff and the Prosecutor’s Office commented that Deputy Dickerson’s efforts, interviews of witnesses and collection of evidence in this matter led to the quick apprehension of Raisley.

 

Note: Raisley is presumed innocent until proven guilty.

 

Ripley County Sheriff