Scam alert - Sheriff's Department gets armored vehicle - Man con - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Scam alert - Sheriff's Department gets armored vehicle - Man convicted of shooting girlfriend

Authorities are warning of a scam alert with callers posing as the IRS. Authorities are warning of a scam alert with callers posing as the IRS.
Mollie Lair says Cape Girardeau Sheriff's Office now has an armored vehicle. Mollie Lair says Cape Girardeau Sheriff's Office now has an armored vehicle.
This man has been convicted after he was accused of shooting his girlfriend in the head (Source: Franklin County SO) This man has been convicted after he was accused of shooting his girlfriend in the head (Source: Franklin County SO)
A government watchdog says thousands of victims have lost more than $1 million dollars in a scam. Con artists make their calls appear on your caller ID as if they're coming from the IRS. Christy Millweard tells you what to look out for tonight at 5:00.

The Cape Girardeau County Sheriff's Office has a new armored vehicle. Mollie Lair has the details tonight at 5:04.

Grant Dade says tonight we will see mostly cloudy skies with a slight chance of showers, mainly across our far southern counties.

We will have the latest on the vehicle and body pulled from the Ohio River yesterday.

A southern Illinois man has been convicted of shooting and killing his 23-year-old girlfriend.

As Missouri prepares for its fifth execution in five months, the Missouri Supreme Court on Friday set the date for another.

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says a bridge over the Mississippi River near Wickliffe in far western Kentucky will be closed through March 28.

The Village of Dongola announced that a boil water order issued for March 19 has been lifted.

Todd Richards has state level high school and NCAA tournament hoops scores and highlights.

Due to NCAA basketball, there will be no Heartland News at 6. Tune in to Heartland News at 10 and kfvs12.com for updates.

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