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Afternoon update: Charges filed after Caruthersville police officer killed

Caruthersville Police Officer Evan Burns was killed early this morning in the line of duty. Caruthersville Police Officer Evan Burns was killed early this morning in the line of duty.

Charges have been filed against an O'Fallen man after a Caruthersville police officer was killed in the line of duty during a police chase early this morning.

The man charged with the murder of a missing 3-year-old Senath girl appeared in court this morning in Kennett.  Holly Brantley tells us what family members say.

Two people were killed in a crash this afternoon in Massac County.

A 19-year-old man from Cadiz, Kentucky has died in a farm accident.

Today was the first of three days the Interstate 57 bridge over the Mississippi River from Missouri to Illinois was closed for repairs.  Laura Wibbenmeyer talked to travelers and gas stations along the detour routes.

Hardin County faces another budget challenge after hundreds attend the annual Insane Clown Posse gathering of the Juggalos.  Julia Bruck explains what kind of problems leaders are facing. 

A Boles man was sentenced to nine years in prison in Johnson County after a deadly DUI crash two years ago.

Perryville Police arrested a 57-year-old man accused of taking an 18-year-old to a hotel and sexually assaulting her.

Two brothers were arrested in connection with a burglary and theft at the Perry Park Center in Perryville.

The Carbondale Police Department arrested a man for aggravated battery, aggravated assault and resisting a peace officer.

A retired Marion city firefighter and amputee recently traveled to Florida where he met a dolphin with a prosthetic tail.

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