Crime

Carbondale police investigating home invasion

Police said that around 5:30 p.m., two suspects entered the home, one of which pulled out a handgun, and demanded money.

  Police investigating shooting in Harrisburg, Ill., victim shot twice

Authorities: Missing St. Louis-area woman’s husband arrested

  2 arrested in Carbondale homicide investigation, Sikeston man wanted

Caruthersville police search for driver who left scene of crash

Vehicle stopped with spike stripes after driver flees, man arrested

  Man sentenced for 2015 murder conviction of a woman in Kennett, Mo.

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Paducah man arrested for burglary and mischief

  Man found guilty of shooting a trooper during 2017 traffic stop

  Jackson police ask for help identifying 2 shoplifting suspects

  Man wanted in shoplifting incident at Jackson, Mo. Walmart

  Union County Sheriff’s Office searching for woman wanted for sexual assault

Jackson County man sentenced to 150 years in prison for rape

Authorities in western Ky. searching for escaped inmate

Kentucky State Police tell us that 29-year-old William Casto escaped from the Webster County Jail.

Man sentenced to 20 years for attempted murder

A man who stabbed a Clay County woman in the neck and stomach will spend the next 20 years in prison.

IL man accused of pushing mother into fire charged with attempted murder

An Illinois woman was severely burned when her son pushed her into a fire, deputies say.

Man stopped for speeding found with marijuana, arrested

Ballard County Deputies said they smelled marijuana in the vehicle and began to investigate.

  Man died of gunshot wound in Pemiscot Co., Mo., investigation underway

  Paducah Police searching for man allegedly using counterfeit money

Police discover gun in stolen vehicle

Arson investigation underway at Union City, Tenn. home

1 shot, 2 say they were confronted at gunpoint in Martin, Tenn.; investigation underway

Police investigate shooting, 1 found injured in Martin, Tenn.

Wanted sex offender arrested after escaping police custody

A man wanted by the New Madrid Police Department is back in custody.

Man accused of trying to set car on fire, blood trail leads deputies to suspect’s home

Authorities in Carlisle County, Kentucky arrested a man after following a blood trail from a damaged car to the suspect’s home.

Missouri fire chief convicted of raping woman

A southwestern Missouri fire chief has been convicted of three counts of second-degree statutory sodomy and one count of second-degree rape

  Two arrested several charges during joint investigation in Sikeston, Mo.

Two Sikeston, Mo. men have been arrested after a joint investigation on Thursday, Nov. 7

Man dead in I-57 crash after a police chase in Franklin County, Ill.

A man is dead following a vehicle crash in Franklin County, Ill.

Former STL police officer pleads guilty to assaulting under cover officer

A former St. Louis Metropolitan Police (SLMPD) officer, Randy Hays, pleaded guilty to one count of using unreasonable and excessive force against a fellow SLMPD police officer.

St. Francois Co., Mo. deputies investigating armed home invasion, shooting

Investigators on the scene do not believe this was a random home invasion-style robbery.

Trailer stolen from work site at restaurant, police investigating

Police provided photos of the trailer and suspect vehicle on social media.

Marion, Ill. man sentenced on meth, weapons charges

Damion M. Thomas was sentenced for armed violence, possession of methamphetamine and unlawful use of weapons by a felon.

  Police: Child gave false information about attempted child abduction in Perryville, Mo.

The 11-year-old who admitted to giving false information to match information her sister provided to their father and officers.

Wickliffe man arrested on drug charges

Police said 64-year-old Timothy P. Logsdon of Wickliffe was arrested.

  Would-be victim holds burglary suspect until Carbondale officers arrive

A resident said they heard the suspect inside their home on S. Maple St. and prevented him from leaving until officers could arrive.

  Woman arrested on assault charges after juvenile found injured

The juvenile told police he was stabbed with a knife.

Man with warrants for drug, assault warrants arrested

Police said the arrests happened at the probation and parole office around 10:15 a.m.

Man with warrant for rape, sodomy arrested after traffic stop

They were told he was in the area of Broadway Place.

18-year-old injured in crash, charged with having stolen firearms

He was attempting to avoid an animal and traveled through a ditch eventually striking a utility police.

Agencies work together to arrest man suspected of trailer, vehicle, lawn mower theft

The stolen trailer and vehicle were found by a family member of the victim

Deputies: Convicted felon arrested on firearm, drug charges

Detectives said they also found methamphetamine and firearms.

Mayfield, Ky. woman arrested on drug charges, warrants

McCoy was at a home of Old Pryorsburg Road in Mayfield.

Manhunt underway for suspect in Aniah Blanchard case

Police have identified a suspect in the missing person case of Aniah Blanchard and have issued an arrest warrant for kidnapping first degree.

Kentucky State Police seeking assistance in identifying subjects

Kentucky State Police is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying multiple individuals related to ATM thefts.

  Ill. man arrested for failure to register as sex offender

Officials said Hall is a child sex offender.

  More than $40K worth of heroin, meth found in Mo. fugitive’s vehicle

Rysdam also had over one thousand dollars on his person at the time of his arrest .

Kentucky State Police ask for help on cold case

Kentucky State Police are for the public's help in finding a woman who has been missing for almost five years

  Heartland Unsolved: Never Forget part 2

Dardeen. A family name forever tied to tragedy. So many of us remember the horrific events of November 1987.

  7 arrested on drug charges in Poplar Bluff, Mo.

Seven people were arrested on drug charges in Poplar Bluff, Mo. in a multi-agency roundup on Wednesday, Nov. 6.

Doniphan, Mo. man sentence to 64 months for firearm conviction

A Doniphan, Missouri man has been sentenced to 64 months in prison for firearm conviction on Wednesday, Nov. 6.

Officer convicted of 2 misdemeanors for ‘rough ride’

A former St. Louis police officer has been convicted of two misdemeanor assault charges for giving two handcuffed men a "rough ride" after they said obscene things about her

Police: 6-year-old Ohio boy brought loaded semi-automatic gun to school

Ohio police said a 6-year-old boy brought a firearm to school in his backpack.

  IN CUSTODY: Man suspected of 2 murders in Paris, Tenn.

A man wanted in connection to two murders is now in custody.

Tennessee woman charged with father’s death after police find bones at abandoned home

Prosecutors have charged a Tennessee woman with murder after an animal cruelty investigation uncovered human remains.

3 arrested on drug offenses after running from deputies

Officials said they saw firearms and methamphetamine sitting out in plain view in the home.

Law enforcement fatally shoots armed man in rural Missouri

Authorities say law enforcement officers shot and killed a man after he fired at them in western Missouri

Miscommunication leads to release of murder parolee after arrest in Dunklin Co., Mo.

A man with a prior murder conviction and a previously convicted woman were arrest on drug and firearm charges in Dunklin County, Mo.

  WANTED: Inmate walked away from work detail in Calloway Co., Ky., $1,000 reward offered

According to KSP, Rickard was incarcerated for drug and weapons charges and should be considered dangerous.

‘The Drug Llama’ sentenced to 9 years for distributing fentanyl on dark web

Brandon “The Drug Llama” Arias pleaded guilty to all eight charges back in July.

  Heartland Unsolved: Never Forget

Joeann Dardeen wants us to never forget the 1987 murders of her son Keith and his young family

  Man arrested in Paducah, Ky after shots fired

A Paducah man has been arrested attempting to shoot someone else on Tuesday, Nov. 5.

Graves County man arrested after attempting to purchase a gun while being a convicted felon

A convicted felon in Graves County, Kentucky has been arrested after attempted to purchase a firearm.

Ky. man wanted on 6 outstanding warrants in custody after burglary, crashing stolen vehicle

A man wanted on six outstanding warrants was taken into custody after police say he broke into a business, stole a car and crashed the car into multiple parked cars.

Man accused of beating his grandparents with a golf club

A Missouri man faces multiple charges after alleging attacking his grandparents with a golf club

  Ill. man arrested on rape, sodomy charges in Ky.

Nathan Anderson, 47 of Metropolis was arrested in Paducah, Kentucky

1 arrested in connection with stolen UTV, mower, tools

Jesse Sellers, 41 of Sparta, was arrested in connection with two separate thefts in Randolph County, Ill.

Ill. Dept. of Corrections officer accused of sexual, official misconduct

ISP said the parolee told police that in July of 2019 Randolph sexually assaulted her while in her home.

2 arrested on warrants after domestic dispute call in Caruthersville, Mo.

When officers got there they saw Shanta Nichols run to a trailer

Paducah Police searching for man accused of steal wheels and tires

According to Police, the man was spotted at Ellis and Sons stealing the wheels and tires.

  Kevil, Ky. man facing drug-related charges after leaving scene of crash

Officers caught Andrew Allen in a parking lot and said he struggled when officers tried to handcuff him.

Deputies seek women tattooed by man accused of sex crimes

A Kentucky sheriff's office is asking the public for help to find women who were tattooed by a man indicted on multiple sex crimes involving children

Missouri police, prosecutor disagree on how to fight crime

Missouri police and prosecutors disagree on how to best address gun violence racking the state

  Steele man found with methamphetamine, cocaine arrested

The seized drugs were packaged for sale according to police.

U of Kentucky police probe 6 rape reports this semester

Police at the University of Kentucky are investigating a sixth report of rape at its Lexington campus this semester

  2 women accused of taking more than $15,000 from elderly man

Officials estimate that the women took $15,878.54 from an elderly man.

Escaped inmate back in custody following weeks-long search

A man being sought in connection with an escape from a mental health facility after his arrest on suspicion of assaulting a Lawrence County deputy in October is now behind bars, according to Lawrence County Sheriff Jeff Yates.

Suspect shot in altercation with police in Kentucky

Police in Kentucky say a male suspect has been fatally shot during a weekend altercation with police

Wanted man arrested on DUI charges in Mayfield, Ky.

A man wanted in Indiana was arrested on DUI charges after a traffic stop in Mayfield, Ky. on Saturday, Nov. 2.

  Search underway for armed and dangerous suspect in Poplar Bluff shooting

Police in Poplar Bluff are searching for an armed and dangerous man wanted in connection to a shooting that happened on Saturday, Nov. 2.

  Victim identified in deadly Cape Girardeau shooting

An investigation is underway in Cape Girardeau after a person was hit and multiple shots were fired on Nov. 1, 2019.

4 arrested after car covered in eggs, flour, ketchup, motor oil

Four 19-year-olds were arrested after police said they were caught on video damaging someones car.