On Tuesday, the attorney for accused murderer Blake Schindler attempted to blame the killing of Kenneth Allen Jr. on someone other than his client, but Judge Michael Wright was not convinced.
Two people have already pleaded guilty to manslaughter and sentenced to seven years each in prison. Now the third person accused of killing former drug counselor Kenneth Allen Jr., 70, is less than two weeks away from his murder trial.
A Leslie man charged last month for stalking a 29-year-old woman is again in custody for allegedly forcing his way into a home, tasing a woman and pointing a pistol at her.
Updated at 12:30 p.m. Union Police are investigating the death of Union area man found between two homes in the 900 block of North Church Street early Tuesday.
A Union man registered as a sex offender in Franklin County was charged in a federal grand jury indictment with the sexual exploitation and enticement of minors.
Two Franklin County men with extensive criminal records were arrested in a suspected stolen vehicle Wednesday for allegedly possessing an explosive, a firearm, several grams of meth and heroin.
There is at least one priest who served locally with a substantiated claim of sexual abuse of a minor, according to the Archdiocese of St. Louis.
The driver of a car pursued by deputies Friday, July 26, attempted to crash multiple times into a patrol car, according to the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office.
There is at least one priest who served locally named Friday by the St. Louis Archbishop who has a substantiated claim of sexual abuse of minor.
There are three sex offenders who had been reporting at the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office who authorities believe no longer are in the area.
A Washington man with a history of theft, burglary, assault and drug charges is accused of assaulting a woman and then threatening her in front of police.
Franklin County Prosecutor Matt Becker is making the case for a major change in the 20th Circuit Court to alleviate the logjam of criminal cases.
Two Franklin County residents were taken into custody Sunday in possession of suspected narcotics when deputies saw them near a parked car in the rear of a closed liquor store.
Police suspect that one burglary and a second attempted burglary in Washington Tuesday are part of a rash of break-ins spanning St. Charles County to Jefferson City.
Four men wanted on felony drug, burglary and assault charges were picked up last week during a multijurisdictional fugitive apprehension operation in Franklin County.
Franklin County sheriff’s deputies used stop-sticks to deflate the tires of a fleeing vehicle Monday afternoon, June 24, which eventually was forced off the roadway by a Franklin County deputy.
A high court rule goes into effect Monday which could put criminal suspects back onto the streets a short time after committing a crime — with less assurance they will return to court.