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.
PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities in Arizona say a man who lived in several states has been linked by DNA evidence to a murder and armed sexual assault cases 20 years ago in and around Phoenix.
COLE CAMP, Mo. (AP) — The parents of a 4-year-old Missouri girl allegedly killed by neighbors to remove a “demon” pleaded not guilty Monday to charges connected to the case.
A Cedar Hill man is facing second-degree charges in Franklin County after police say he made terrorism-related threats towards his place of employment.
A Festus man is facing child pornography charges in Franklin County after police say he asked a teenager for an illicit photo in 2018.
A Phelps County judge will hear the case of a Union man, who has been charged with multiple sex crimes, after the man’s defense attorney requested a new judge in the case.
A Sullivan man and woman will have to wait until next year to return to a Franklin County courtroom to be arraigned on criminal charges that stem from allegations of sex crimes involving a child.
The School District of Washington’s education technology specialist was booked for a charge of statutory sodomy in the second degree Tuesday in Cape Girardeau County.
Editor's Note: Since this story's initial publication at 5 p.m. Dec. 2, The Missourian has learned from the attorney general's office that Avery Jr. is in custody in a facility in St. Louis County, but custody has not yet been transferred to the Franklin County Sheriff's Office. This change …
Criminal charges were filed this past week against a Pacific man, who authorities say came into his ex-girlfriend’s apartment, beat her new boyfriend, sexually assaulted his ex-girlfriend, brandished a machete against the couple and then sold the couple’s belongings while holding them hostag…
A Crawford County woman will have to wait until after the new year before she can be arraigned in the Franklin County Associate Circuit Court.
A two-day jury trial date has been scheduled in the case of a Franklin County man who has been charged with raping and molesting a child in 2018.
A Catawissa man and a Pacific man are facing criminal charges after authorities say they illegally hunted and killed a turkey on another person’s property in rural Franklin County.
Highway 100 near Villa Ridge was closed for several hours Tuesday, Nov. 10, after a standoff between a suspect and the Franklin County Sheriff’s deputies and Missouri State Troopers.
Two of the individuals in the Tuesday, Oct. 13, shooting in a Washington Dollar General parking lot remain at large, according to the Washington Police Department.
The Washington Police Department is searching for the two individuals who were involved in a shooting in the parking lot of the Dollar General Store, 1059 Washington Square Center, Tuesday evening.
Authorities are searching for the individuals who were involved in a shooting in the parking lot of Dollar General Store, 1059 Washington Square Center, Tuesday evening.
A Washington man was arrested Thursday after police said he made violent threats toward other people and bragged that he “had bullets that would go through ballistic vests” worn by police officers.
A Beaufort man faces felony stealing over $750 charges for allegedly robbing a clerk who was filling an ATM machine at Voss’ Market in Beaufort just after 7 a.m. Tuesday.
A Sullivan man and a Villa Ridge woman have been charged with burglary and stealing more than $25,000 after allegedly breaking into a residence and farm buildings outside Union and stealing equipment.
The Franklin County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office has charged Marvin Good, 25, with statutory sodomy and kidnapping after allegedly forcing a teenage girl into a wooded area and assaulting her.
Jesse Lopez, 21, St. Louis, has been charged with three felonies for allegedly stealing a Pacific police vehicle and fleeing the scene Wednesday afternoon.
The Franklin County Prosecuting Attorney’s office has charged Marvin Good, 25 with statutory sodomy and kidnapping after allegedly forcing a teenage girl into a wooded area and assaulting her.
Joshua Matthew Spencer, 30, Villa Ridge, was sentenced Friday to 10 years in federal prison by U.S. District Judge John R. Ross after pleading guilty to multiple drug and weapons charges, including conspiring to distribute and possess with the intent to distribute methamphetamine and being a…
The Franklin County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office has charged Robert Camacho Jr., 22, Pacific, with first-degree assault for an alleged stabbing that occurred in Union.