MPSD Report

  Yesterday, Mexico Public Safety investigated: Harassment and stealing at 817 Tyronn Lue Boulevard Property damage at 430 West Promenade Shots fired on East Boulevard child endangerment at 815 East Liberty threats at 619 South Missouri and a burglary at 502 North Missouri.  

Structure Fire In Mexico

Mexico Public Safety responded to a small structure fire at 709 North Kentucky late last night. [Wednesday] According to Major Brice Mesko, the fire broke out in an exhaust fan in the bathroom. A smoke alarm activated, notifying the residents of the issue, and fire crews were called quickly, preventing any major damage to the […]

Storms Possible Wednesday Afternoon

The National Weather Service is reporting some strong storms are likely to move through the area later this afternoon and into this evening. [Wednesday] During this time, isolated severe storms will be possible with damaging winds being the primary threat, and episodes of large hail could occur. Showers and thunderstorms are also possible tomorrow and […]

Owner Of Second Chance Homes Denies Allegations

The former owner of Second Chance Homes denied allegations laid out in a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of Carl DeBrodie. While Rachel Rowden and Second Chance Homes deny nearly everything in the suit, they admitted Rowden is a resident of Callaway County and the owner of Second Chance Homes, a facility that […]

Mexico School Board Discusses Middle School Softball

The Mexico School Board met last night [Tuesday] and continued their discussion about the possibility of a softball team at the Mexico Middle School for the 2019/2020 school year. Board member Kelli Teel made the motion to take steps to put a plan in place for the team, while other members of the board were […]

Monroe Street Anticipated To Reopen Next Week

A small section of Monroe Street in Mexico that is being rebuilt is anticipated to re-open next week. According to Public Works Director Kinsey Russell the small section is being rebuilt to even out the roadway, and replace the asphalt with concrete, that will match the rest of the road. Weather permitting, the concrete should […]

One Arrested In Callaway Drug Bust

A search warrant served in the 200 block of St. Francis Street in Fulton this morning has led to the arrest of a 29 year old man. According to the Callaway County Sheriff’s Office, deputies along with the Fulton Police Department Special Response Unit and the MUSTANG Drug Task Force executed the warrant and uncovered […]

Woman Taken to Hospital After Being Hit By Vehicle in Columbia

A woman in Columbia has minor injuries and was taken to a hospital after being hit by a car last (Monday) night. According to police it happened in the 200 block of Broadway just before 10. A 45 year old woman was hit by the vehicle, no arrests were made however an investigation is continuing.

Five Hannibal Residents Arrested In Narcotics Investigation

Five Hannibal residents are facing drug charges after being arrested last (Monday) night during a drug raid. The Hannibal Police Department’s Anti Crime Enforcement Squad executed a search warrant in the 2400 block of Chestnut Street, and report finding methamphetamine, marijuana, and drug paraphernalia. Those arrested 18 year old Daneva Cheadle, 20 year old Kyle […]