Mexico Man With Moderate Injuries In Audrain County Accident

A Mexico man is recovering from moderate injuries after an accident in Audrain County this (Saturday) morning. According to the highway patrol it happened just after midnight on Route J north of Bean Creek. 26 year old Devin C. Middleton went off the road and hit several trees. He was taken by ambulance to SSM […]

Mexico City Council, Board Of Education To Discuss Candidate Filing

The Mexico City Council and the Mexico Board of Education will be discussing candidate filing dates at their meetings next week. City Council will have two seats to be filled in the 2020 general election. Mayor Ayanna Shivers and Council Member Steve Nichols have terms ending in April. For the Board of Education, Board President […]

Hunters Asked To Keep Eye Out For Evidence Related To Missing Woman

Columbia Police are asking for the public’s help in locating evidence related to missing person Mengqi Ji Elledge. Landowners and hunters in rural areas in Boone, Audrain, Callaway, Cole, Moniteau, Cooper, Howard and Randolph Counties are asked to remain vigilant. Police ask that anyone that sees or finds anything suspicious to contact authorities. Detectives have […]

Mexico Public Safety Report For 11/15/19

CALLS FOR SERVICE: Mexico Public Safety responded to the following calls for service yesterday (Thursday): A suspicious vehicle on Quantico Road. A scam on North Coal. A fight in progress on Mars. A stealing or theft at 4820 South Clark. Shots fired reported on North Jeffries towards North Coal. CAR ACCIDENTS: A 2 car accident […]

Mexico Public Safety Report For 11/14/19

ARRESTS: Mexico Public Safety reports the arrest of 61 year old Ricky Lee Bailey yesterday (Wednesday) for an Audrain County Warrant. 32 year old Ivy R. Lee arrested yesterday (Wednesday) for Trespassing and Resisting Arrest. 29 year old Jordan D. Clark arrested yesterday (Wednesday) for 2 Audrain County Warrants and a Callaway County Warrant. CALLS […]

Investigation Continues After Eleven Months

It has been eleven months since a South Dakota woman was shot and killed on Interstate 70, just outside of Boonville and there is still no arrest in the case. Melissa Peskey was shot from outside of her vehicle that was carrying her two children. Sergeant Scott White with the The Missouri State Highway Patrol […]

Mexico Public Safety Report For 11/13/19

ARRESTS: Mexico Public Safety reports the arrest of 37 year old Stephanie R. Matich yesterday (Tuesday) on a Mexico city warrant. CALLS FOR SERVICE: Mexico Public Safety responded to the following calls for service yesterday (Tuesday): Driving without a valid license on West Robinson. Threats at East Monroe. A stealing or theft reported on South […]

MU Researchers Work On Alcohol-Induced Blackout Tool

Researchers at the University of Missouri have created an Alcohol Induced Blackout Measurement tool as a reliable way to measure and differentiate types of blackouts. Blackouts are periods of alcohol-induced amnesia, in which the drinker is awake and able to interact with others but often cannot remember the events the following day. In a study […]