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Additional charges filed in Ripley Co. murder

Attorney General Chris Koster's office filed more charges Tuesday against three people for allegedly murdering Edgar Atkinson and Bonnie Chase, and Loyd and Irene Piatt, in two separate incidents.

Washington County Ambulance District officials say three people were flown by helicopter to St. Louis hospitals and two were taken to Parkland Hospital in Farmington after a bus crash.

A Missouri State Highway Patrol trooper remains hospitalized after being shot in the line of duty. But there are new details available to what happened that night.

The man who shot himself after a police chase through Cape Girardeau last Tuesday has died, according to patrolman Darin Hickey.

Firefighters in Anna spent at least two hours Tuesday morning fighting a house fire on the north end of town. According to the Anna Police Department, the fire was at a home at 119 George Street.

Dyer County, Tennessee deputies say a suspect threatened to set himself on fire after they confronted him.

Dispatchers for the Williamson County Sheriff's Department were rushed to the hospital for carbon monoxide poisoning.

Poplar Bluff police are investigating an early morning armed robbery.

Bob Reeves says the warm weather will continue, but will bring with a chance of thunderstorms tomorrow.

Todd Richards says college and high school basketball is in full swing with it being tournament time!

Have a great evening,

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