MPSD Report for 2/28/18

Mexico Public Safety responded to the following calls yesterday (Tuesday): A domestic physical incident at 101 West Promenade. A sexual assault call at the West Plaza Shopping Center. Trespassing at 110 East Vine. Shop lifting at 1719 South Clark.

Bowling Green Woman with Moderate Injuries After Pike County Accident

A Bowling Green woman has serious injuries after a two car accident in Pike County last (Tuesday) night. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol it happened around 8:30 on US-54 at Pike County Road 277. 24 year old Kelsey L. Stroup crossed the center line and hit the front left side of another vehicle. […]

MoDOT Focusing on Repairing Potholes in March

Starting in March the Missouri Department of Transportation will be focusing on repairing potholes to keep roads as safe and smooth as possible. Mike Shea Maintenance Liaison Engineer with MoDOT says the public is being asked to report potholes so the crews can assess the damage and complete the repairs as needed. Motorists can report […]

Audrain County Deputies Helping in Patrolling Vandalia

The City of Vandalia is currently getting patrol help from the Audrain County Sheriff’s Department. Vandalia City Administrator Darrin Berry says they have been struggling on getting help due to several officers taking other jobs. Mr. Berry says they are taking several ads out in area news papers to try and attract some officers to […]

Man Arrested in Columbia Accused of Breaking Baby’s Arm

A man in Columbia is facing felony child abuse charges after an arrest yesterday (Tuesday) for allegedly breaking the arm of an 11 week old baby. Columbia Police report arresting Christopher Capps yesterday (Tuesday) afternoon after being called to Women’s and Children’s Hospital for an urgent assist. Apparently the baby had a broken bone that […]

KXEO Sports- Mexico Girls Win

The Mexico Bulldogs Girls are going to the District Championship Game after upsetting the 2nd seed Warrenton Lady Warriors 38-37 last (Tuesday) night. Logan Blevins put in the game winner with only seconds to go.  Blevins finished the game with 13 points. Raigan Playter led the lady dogs in points with 14 and three- 3 […]

Iowa Man Sentenced For Assault

A Burlington, Iowa man will spend 6 years in a Missouri prison after pleading guilty in a Callaway County Court yesteday. [Monday] 29 year old Christopher Tapscott admitted he assaulted his girlfriend by hitting her in the head with a baseball bat in September of 2016. She sustained bruises and lacerations from the attack. After […]

New Painting Goes In Governor’s Mansion

A new painting will be hung in the dining room of the Missouri Governor’s Mansion tomorrow. [Wednesday] The portrait of George Washington Carver was created by Missouri artist Joanna Reid. Carver began his life as a slave in Diamond, Missouri in the early 1860’s. When he was a week old, Carver, along with his sister […]

Mexico Man Faces Deportation After Pleading Guilty In Audrain County

A Mexico man is facing deportation after pleading guilty to drug charges in Audrain County. 26 year old Domingo Diego-Diego pleaded guilty to felony possession of a controlled substance and misdemeanor possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was sentenced to 120 days in the Audrain County Jail and fines. According to a […]