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Dems pick Hodges, Mo. fugitive caught in Oklahoma, Search continues for missing Mich. man

Democrats chose State Rep. Steve Hodges as their nominee to fill Jo Ann Emerson's seat in Congress (Source: Multimedia Journalist Todd Tumminia). Democrats chose State Rep. Steve Hodges as their nominee to fill Jo Ann Emerson's seat in Congress (Source: Multimedia Journalist Todd Tumminia).
This man, accused of a deadly shooting, has been captured in Oklahoma (Source: O'Fallon PD) This man, accused of a deadly shooting, has been captured in Oklahoma (Source: O'Fallon PD)
Carter County deputies continued their search for this missing Michigan man on Saturday (Source: WWBT). Carter County deputies continued their search for this missing Michigan man on Saturday (Source: WWBT).

Democrats gathered in Poplar Bluff Saturday to choose their candidate for Missouri's 8th District congressional seat. And that candidate was State Rep. Steve Hodges from East Prairie. Todd Tumminia was there, talked to Rep. Hodges and will have the latest tonight at 6.

Here's a look at Mo. congressional candidate Steve Hodges. The GOP picked their candidate last week. The election takes place in June.

Police say a murder suspect with ties to the Heartland has been captured in Oklahoma. We'll tell you how he was caught and who he is accused of shooting.

According to Carter County Sheriff Rick Stephens, the search for a missing Michigan man continued on Saturday. We'll have the latest surrounding his disappearance.

One man was hospitalized and another is on the loose after an altercation that led to an alleged stabbing in Calloway County.

Nearly two dozen Farmington women joined Saturday to get their conceal and carry permits in Fredericktown, Missouri. We'll tell you why at tonight at 6.

Laura Wibbenmeyer says tonight will be mostly clear and cold, and it will be a little warmer tomorrow than it was today.

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Josh Frydman has high school wrestling, college basketball and baseball scores and highlights- including Mizzou, SEMO and SIU.

Have a great night - 

James Long
Kfvs12.com Digital Content Producer
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