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.

A Cuba man faces multiple charges after a chase, crashing a stolen vehicle, and leading deputies on a foot pursuit before being taken into custody.

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Franklin County Sheriff Steve Pelton said his deputies have seen a rise in opioid overdoses this year and the coronavirus pandemic may be to blame.

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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…

Steven E. Rogers, 57, Villa Ridge, faces arson and assault charges after he allegedly set a trailer on fire while his female roommate was inside.

Yvonne A. Mason, 53, Villa Ridge, has been charged with domestic assault after allegedly choking a woman in Villa Ridge Aug. 25.

The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office is seeking charges after a man led deputies on a high-speed chase that ended in a crash near Villa Ridge Monday evening.

Steven Terry II, 37, Pacific, is facing charges for felony kidnapping, domestic assault and resisting arrest, according to the Washington Police Department.

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.

United States District Judge John A. Ross has sentenced Reanna Danielle Campbell, 26, Pacific, to 64 months in prison after a guilty plea for her involvement in conspiring to distribute and possess with the intent to distribute more than 50 grams of methamphetamine.  

A Washington woman who worked as a bookkeeper and office manager at a family-owned New Haven farm and trucking company, pleaded guilty earlier this month to defrauding her former employer and others, including the Berger Levee District,  of over $700,000.

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Michael Ballo Jr., a former Washington resident, who now lives in Eureka,  has been charged with multiple sexual offenses.Washington Police Detective Sgt. Steve Sitzes said the department began investigating allegations of sexual abuse and child molestation in March of 2020. The alleged inci…

William Beckmann, 38, Washington, was arrested and charged with unlawful use of a weapon and assault with intimidation Saturday, Aug. 8.

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Washington police said Daniel Kampschroeder, 32, Washington, was responsible for four thefts in the area over the weekend that resulted in his arrest three times.

William Beckmann, 38, Washington, was arrested and charged with unlawful use of a weapon and assault with intimidation Saturday, Aug. 8.

On a spring day more than a decade ago, Margaret A. Unger, 64, walked into the woods near her home and was never seen alive again.

A St. Clair man allegedly poured gasoline and threatened to burn down a house after assaulting a female and injuring two young boys at a home in St. Clair Monday, July 6.

A Labadie man with an extensive history of assault, weapons and drug charges was arrested this week for allegedly stealing a car after assaulting its owner.

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Franklin County Sheriff’s deputies have captured a fugitive on the Top 10 Most Wanted list of Jefferson County.

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A police chase that started more than 50 miles away in Dupo, Ill., ended in a crash in front of East Central College in Union late Monday afternoon.

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The Franklin County Sheriff's Office has charged Raymond D. Britt, 52, Union with second degree assault and armed criminal action for an alleged knife attack. 

The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office has charged Joshua J. Devries, 34, Pacific, with third-degree domestic assault and second-degree property damage following an altercation Sunday, June 21.

Charges of domestic assault and unlawful use of a weapon have been filed against Lawrence J. Humphries, 64, Robertsville, as a result of an altercation Saturday, June 13.

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As of noon Tuesday everyone involved in a protest held outside the historic courthouse in Union were happy with the results.

A Union woman faces second-degree assault charges after allegedly attacking a man as he entered his apartment complex, according to the Union Police Department.