On April 29th 2013 Byron L. Lovelady was charged in Stone County Circuit Court with one count of Residential Burglary a class "B" Felony, and two counts of Theft of Property, both class A misdemeanors. Sometime around the 15th of April, a residence in Mountain View was burglarized and stripped of most of its wiring. Other items were taken as well. Several feet of electrical wire and other equipment outside the residence was also stripped of insulation and sold at a local recycling center. Lovelady confessed to the theft and burglary. His bond was set at $10,000.00 (ten thousand dollars).