A Franklin County judge will decide later this summer if there is enough evidence for the case to proceed against the Union man who was arrested in May as part of an ongoing narcotics investigation.
A St. Clair man is facing criminal charges after police say he stabbed his one-time girlfriend three times and then stashed her body in a sleeping bag, which was kept outside.
The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has once again delayed the murder trial of a former Franklin County resident accused of killing her boyfriend in a parking lot of Babbo’s Spaghetteria restaurant in Chesterfield Valley.
A Washington man convicted in 2011 for the sexual assault and rape of a Marthasville woman is facing additional criminal charges after authorities allege he failed to comply with the state’s sex offender registry regulations.
A St. Clair man is facing four felony charges, including three Class D felonies for unlawful possession of a firearm, second degree burglary, and stealing a motor vehicle, and the Class E felony of resisting arrest.
Fewer than 90 days into the year, 11 Franklin County residents have died from heroin overdoses, according to Franklin County Sheriff Steve Pelton and Washington Police Chief Ed Menefee.
Authorities in Union say an unidentified woman was hurt during an officer involved shooting Thursday morning. Police say the woman was wielding a crossbow and threatening to harm others in the 100 block of Rock Island Drive.
A 28-year-old woman and a 30-year-old man, both of St. Clair, are facing charges after a baby tested positive for drugs, according to court documents.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A federal grand jury indicted a southwest Missouri man on charges that he threatened to kill two Democratic congressmen from Missouri and Tennessee.
O'FALLON, Mo. (AP) — The effort to free Lamar Johnson, who has spent 26 years behind bars for a murder he says he didn’t commit, hit another roadblock Tuesday when the Missouri Supreme Court refused to grant a new trial.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A woman from St. Louis County admitted Wednesday that she participated in a romance scam that targeted middle-aged or older women.
The Missouri Eastern Correctional Facility in Pacific will soon have a new vocational program — a sewing factory.
CREVE COEUR, Mo. (AP) — A St. Louis-area pharmacist filled prescriptions for dangerous amounts of opiates, ignored obviously altered prescriptions and billed Medicaid and Medicare for medically unnecessary drugs, the U.S. Attorney’s Office alleged in a civil complaint.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Kansas City man has been charged with second-degree murder and armed criminal action in the stabbing death of his sister that police say was over a $100 debt.
A GoFundMe to benefit a woman who officials say was attacked and robbed Saturday had raised about $1,500 at press time. The goal is $10,000.
Nearly a month after their deaths, the investigation into the deaths of Carey A. Boyster, 36, and Danny Peroutka, 32, is still active, according to Washington Police Department Sgt. Steve Sitzes.
The injured man involved in the pursuit on Interstate 44, Friday, Feb. 5 has been identified as Justin Quick, 30, Union, according to Franklin County Sheriff Steve Pelton.
The search for a missing teenage New Haven mother and her 9-month-old child ended Wednesday in the Washington Walmart, approximately 15.1 miles from where it began.
Authorities say they have arrested the man who burglarized, or attempted to burglarize, five townhomes along Washington's Front Street during the early morning hours of Tuesday, Jan. 26.
The suspect involved in a home burglary in Robertsville has been identified and arrested, according to Franklin County Sheriff Steve Pelton.
A New Hampshire man who was arrested for drug charges in December 2019 will be arraigned later this month in a Franklin County courtroom.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A man authorities accuse of leading St. Louis County police on a deadly chase earlier this week has been charged with murder and other counts.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A man who police said shot a St. Louis man in front of the victim's 4-year-old son was being held Thursday on $1 million cash bail.
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Two people were in custody and a third was being sought after shots were fired toward police officers during a chase early Thursday in downtown Columbia.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri legislative leaders said Thursday that they are planning to open a rapid COVID-19 testing clinic inside the Capitol building, after the annual session began with an outbreak of the disease.
A two-day jury trial for a Franklin County man charged with raping and molesting a child in 2018 that was scheduled to begin this week has been postponed due to COVID-19.
MISSION, Kan. (AP) — Becky Harper sobbed as she spoke to a Missouri dispatcher after stumbling across her expectant daughter in a pool of blood, her womb slashed open and the child she had been carrying missing.