A suspect is on the run and is considered armed and dangerous after a shots fired incident in Fulton this (Saturday) morning. According to the department it took place in the 500 block of Grand Avenue. Police say Jerry D. Roberts of Fulton stole a handgun and fired shots at a vehicle after a verbal […]
A Paris woman is recovering from moderate injuries after a one car accident in Monroe County yesterday (Friday). The Highway Patrol reports it happened around 4:15, on Missouri 154 at Missouri 15, a fourth of a mile south of Paris. Apparently 49 year old Beth A. Buie was making a left hand turn, when her […]
The icy road conditions are to blame for a two car accident in Audrian County last (Friday) night. According to the Missouri Highway Patrol it happened around 6:20, on Missouri 22, north of Dinwiddie School Road, when car slid on the ice and crossed into oncoming traffic, rotated, and the rear of the car hit […]
The Columbia Police Department will no longer be responding to calls of lockouts starting on January 1st. The department says if a person has locked themselves out of a residence or a vehicle, unless emergency circumstances exist, Boone County Joint Communications will refer them to an on-call locksmith. The department reports responding to over 250 […]
A video simulation training on whether or not to use lethal force was completed by the Moberly Police Department earlier this week. Chief of the Moberly Police Department Troy Link says the simulation gives officers several scenarios while making split second decisions on whether or not to use lethal force. Chief Link says his department […]
A Linn woman has moderate injuries after a one car crash in Osage County last (Thursday) night. According to the Missouri Highway Patrol it happened on Highway 50, 47 feet after Wolf Ridge Lane, when 27 year old Jordan K. Epps lost control of her 2003 Ford Explorer going off the road and overturning. She […]
New charges are being brought against the Columbia man accused of paying a person to burn down a trailer in 2014. According to court documents Mehrdad Fotoohighiam is now charged with attempted murder and conspiracy murder for the incident. The original charge was First Degree Arson. Prosecutors say the Fotoohighiam paid 39 year old James […]
The Mexico Bulldogs Boys Basketball Team will be facing the Hickman Kewpies tonight (Friday) in the consolation side of the bracket in the Rolla Tournament. Head Coach Darrin Pappas says that Hickman is very similar to his team. Tip off for tonight’s (Friday) game is at 5:30.
Mexico Public Safety Department reports responding to the following calls yesterday (Thursday): A structure fire at 623 West Liberty. A stealing or theft at 3622 South Clark. Trespassing at the corner of South Morris Street and the Rail Road Crossing. A civil dispute at 604 North Jeffries. Threats at 115 West Boulevard. A fraud at […]
The Little Dixie Fire Protection District in Mexico has added a new Rescue Squad Truck to their department. Chief Ken Hoover says this is part of the rollover plan in updating their equipment. Little Dixie is planning an open house where the public can view all of the new equipment purchased sometime in January.