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A Washington man who as a teenager was part of a 2018 shootout between two vehicles at Highways 100 and 47 has been sentenced to five years of supervised probation after brokering a plea deal with the Franklin County Prosecuting Attorney’s office. 

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Autopsies will be performed following the deaths of two inmates at the Missouri Eastern Correctional Center, according to press releases from the Missouri Department of Corrections. 

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A Villa Ridge man is facing multiple criminal charges after he allegedly assaulted three different individuals on Saturday, July 3, according to electronic court records and a press release from the Franklin County Sheriff’s Department. 

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A southeast Missouri man is facing criminal charges after police said he falsely claimed that a pipe bomb was thrown through a window at New Haven High School on June 28, according to court records.

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Facing multiple charges of child pornography possession, a 40-year-old Washington man returned to a Franklin County courtroom and pleaded not guilty last week, according to electronic court records. 

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A Union man pleaded not guilty last week to charges that he threatened bodily harm to his then-former girlfriend, including wielding an ax and a handsaw, according to electronic court records. The alleged victim in this case, who is not named in court records, has since resumed a romantic re…

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A Union man was arrested on suspicion of kidnapping Monday by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Department, according to a press release by the county law enforcement agency.

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A Defiance resident who was convicted in April of running over and killing her boyfriend in a Chesterfield restaurant parking lot was sentenced Friday to 10 years in the Missouri Department of Corrections. 

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Republican Missouri Gov. Mike Parson says addressing the clemency petition for a man who’s been behind bars for a triple murder for more than four decades is not a “priority,” even though prosecutors say he didn't commit the crime.

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A St. Clair man was hospitalized after being removed from a storm drain Sunday night, according to a Union Police news release.

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The man who allegedly attempted to force his way into a woman’s vehicle at the Washington Target in April is facing a new criminal charge, according to court records filed this week. 

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A Washington man is facing criminal charges after police say that he sexually assaulted and molested a child between Dec. 5, 2018, and Dec. 4, 2019, according to electronic court records. 

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A three-day trial has been scheduled for the man charged in connection with the 1987 killing of a St. Clair woman, whose death marked one of the longest local cold cases in recent years. 

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Criminal charges were filed last week against a Union man who police said threatened bodily harm to his then-former girlfriend with an ax and a handsaw, according to electronic court records. The alleged victim in this case, who is not identified in court records, has since resumed a romanti…

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The person behind the wheel of the fatal hit-and-run crash on Highway 100 early Sunday morning has been identified and is now facing criminal court proceedings, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol and electronic court records.