Standoff in Jefferson City Man With a Gun

A 42 year old Jefferson City man is facing weapons and assault charges after a standoff with Police. The department reports it happened Saturday night about 9 on 100 Havana Street when a man was firing gunshots into the air outside of a house. Apparently when police arrived the man refused to surrender, and the […]

Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Columbia Church

The Supreme Court rules in favor of a Columbia, Missouri church who was seeking state money for needs. The court ruled today (Monday) 7-2 in favor of the Trinity Lutheran Church saying that churches have the same right as other charitable organizations in seeking state money for projects such as new playground surfaces.

2nd Trial Set for Comerzan

A second trial is set Serghei Comerzan who is accused of 2nd degree murder and resisting a lawful stop in the 2015 death of Missouri State Trooper James Bava. The trial has been set for February 23rd at 9am, and is expected to last 6 days. Comerzan’s first trial last month ended up in a […]

Cirilla’s Adult Store in Columbia Armed Robbery

An investigation by Columbia Police is underway after a reported robbery at Cirilla’s Adult Store last (Thursday) night. Police say 2 men entered the business on Bukner Street at 11:43 with a gun and demanded money. There were no reported injuries or property damage. The suspects are described as black males, last seen wearing dark […]

Hannibal Officer Injured During Drug Arrest

A Hannibal Officer has minor injuries after attempting to arrest a man for drugs inside of an apartment last (Thursday) night. According to the Hannibal Police Department it happened 202 Centerville Road at 9:15 last (Thursday) night when an officer was attempting to arrest 40 year old Jared Majors. Multiple charges are being brought against […]

Jury Finds Fulton Man Guilty of Statutory Sodomy

A guilty verdict is returned by a jury in a Callaway County Court against a Fulton man accused of having sex with a child. Court documents show 51 year old James Kevin Adams was found guilty of statutory sodomy, child molestation, and tampering with a victim after a 2 day trial. Adams is said to […]

2 Men Arrested in Vandalia Drug Bust

A search of a Vandalia residence leads to the arrest of 2 men after the discovery of drugs and a gun. According to the East Central Drug Task Force the warrant was served last (Wednesday) night at 600 West Highway 54, where marijuana, meth, and a sawed off shotgun was found. Police say they arrested […]

Columbia Man Arrested for Attempted Statutory Sodomy

A Boone County man is facing charges of attempted enticement of a child, and attempted statutory sodomy after an arrest yesterday (Wednesday). According to the Boone County Sheriff’s Department 27 year old Darren Lasley traveled to Columbia to engage in sex with a 14 year old female. The female was actually an undercover detective with […]

Fatal Car Accident in Eldon

An Eldon man is dead after a 1 car crash in Cooper County yesterday (Wednesday) afternoon. State Troopers say it happened on Eckerle Land west of Potts Lane at 1:28 when 38 year old Jeffery D. Stogsdill left the road, attempted to jump out of the car when the drivers door hit a large tree […]