Crime

Jury convicts man for attempted burglary

Xavier M. Ray, 36, was convicted by a Dunklin County Jury of the felony of attempted burglary.

Caruthersville man sentenced to 5 years, $6,000 fine for Medicaid fraud.

Man wanted in connection to shots fired at Poplar Bluff, Mo. motel; reward offered

Murphysboro, Ill. man sentenced to 1 year in prison on weapon charge

2 juveniles arrested in Cape Girardeau armed robbery from June 2019

Man facing drug charges after traffic stop in Ballard County, Ky.

  2 former employees of mental health center arrested, 1 wanted on misconduct charges

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Methamphetamine found on ground and in vehicle man arrested

Man facing drug charges in Ky.

Man charged with arson for fire at Harrisburg, Ill. Walmart

Poplar Bluff police identify man in connection to toy theft

Ledbetter Ky. woman dies in crash, driver charged

Man sentenced, to 40 years in prison for sexual crimes, in Graves County Ky.

Paducah man arrested, person of interest in several ‘gun-related incidents’

According to the sheriff’s office, Ricky Cole is also a person of interest in several reports of shots fired throughout McCracken County.

2 arrested after police chase through 3 counties, crash into squad cars

The police chase went through Jefferson, Marion and Wayne Counties in southern Illinois.

Woman arrested, wanted by police for endangering a child

Stacy E. Turner was wanted on a warrant for endangering the life or health of a child.

  Charleston, Mo. man sentenced to life in prison for shooting at trooper in 2017

A man will spend the rest of his life in prison for shooting at a Missouri State Highway Patrol trooper.

  Man shot, suspect arrested in Poplar Bluff Mo.

Benton Ky. man arrested on gun, theft charges

Martin, Tenn. police arrest man with warrants in Weakley Co. and Wisconsin

  Marshall County escaped inmate found in stolen vehicle, in custody

Mo. K-9s to receive new ballistic vests

Ill. man sentenced to 8 years for possession of stolen vehicle

Methamphetamine, paraphernalia found in crashed vehicle, Ky. man arrested

Jailers found another controlled substance hidden in Childress’s clothing.

  Shooting investigation in Sikeston, Mo. leads to drug arrests

Detectives found marijuana, packaging material and ecstasy pills inside the home.

  Pedestrian hit by 2 vehicles, killed, Carbondale Police investigating

Anyone with information with information is asked to call the City of Carbondale Police Department.

TBI lab data reveals meth as the state’s most-submitted drug in 2019

Tennessee Bureau of Investigation crime lab data has revealed that meth was the state’s most-submitted drug during 2019.

  Employee arrested, investigation finds she stole more than $10,000 from business

An investigation is ongoing on the total loss amount.

Porch pirate asks family for forgiveness years later

"That he was convicted to come back and pay back for something he had done two years ago - me as a Christian, I think, 'Wow'.”

Murray, Ky. man facing robbery charge

The suspect was later identified as Montrell Williams and police were able to get an arrest warrant for him.

Suspects wanted for multiple copper wire thefts, other stolen items

Morley Police said the multiple thefts they are investigating could be connected to other thefts in the surrounding area.

Suspect in custody following deadly shooting at Dyersburg apartment complex

A man is in police custody for a fatal shooting at the Peachtree Park Apartments in Dyersburg Sunday.

UPDATE: Third suspect arrested in connection to shooting of Leslie County deputy

The third suspect in the shooting of a Leslie County deputy has been arrested, Leslie County Sheriff’s Office confirms.

Murray State University Police seeking help identifying vandals

The Murray State University Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying vandals.

Ky. couple accused of hitting 3-year-old girl with belt, leaving bruises

A couple is accused of hitting a three-year-old child with a belt and their hands, leaving bruises on her body.

  Man sentenced to 10 years in connection to Teresa Butler cold case

A man was sentenced to 10 years in prison in connection to the Teresa Butler cold case.

2 suspected wanted in storage unit theft in Marion, Ill.

Police posted photos of the two people on Facebook.

Mayfield man arrested on burglary charges

Rodney Nance, 27 years old, was arrested this morning, for burglary.

  Victim’s wrists bound; 2 face burglary charges in Jackson, Mo.

Police said the victim stated that two people came into the apartment, stole several items and fled.

Mo. State Highway Patrol investigating officer-involved shooting in Bismarck, Mo.

When they arrived, officers said they were met by the man with a gun. They ordered him to drop it, but he pointed it at an officer.

Suspects wanted in Graves Co., Ky. theft investigation

The suspects were identified as 19-year-old Kelsey Dawson and 22-year-old William Burgie, both of the Mayfield area.

Man considered armed, dangerous accused of kidnapping baby, taking vehicle

Schoppe should be considered armed and dangerous

Mayfield Ky. woman arrested for stabbing man in chest

The victim was taken to an area hospital where he is expected to recover.

Cape Girardeau man pleads guilty to Methamphetamine conspiracy

He will be sentenced in April of 2020.

Madison County Sheriff’s Office is searching for suspects in burglary case

Anyone with information is asked to call the Madison County Sheriff's Office.

N.C. man leads troopers on chase, faces various charges in Ky.

Troopers attempted to get the vehicle to stop, but Nicander did not pull over.

  Woman facing murder charge after estranged husband found with stab wound

He had a stab wound to the left leg.

  Police searching for stolen El Camino

The two-toned blue 1985 Chevrolet El Camino was stolen from an undisclosed Marion, Illinois location early Monday morning.

Deputies respond to report of man with gun making threats

He was found with a 9 milometer semi-automatic pistol in his pocket.

  Man arrested after being found asleep in Paducah Board of Education building

He faces several charges.

Two face charges, after having children help with theft in Fancy Farm

All the items were recovered from a nearby home.

  Paducah man charged with rape and strangulation

He was arrested in an warrant after detectives investigated a rape allegation against him.

Kentucky State Police charge former Graves County Commonwealth’s Attorney

A former Graves County Commonwealth Attorney faces a charge Abuse of Public Trust.

Police investigate ATV theft in Union City, Tenn.

Police said they found two different sets of shoe prints where the fence was cut open.

Ill. law enforcement releases holiday traffic citation numbers

They put extra emphasis on late-night hours.

Escaped inmate fled from vehicle while out for medical treatment

He was last seen wearing a red sweatshirt and jeans.

  Officials investigating kittens dumped at humane department

The Kennett Humane Department said two kittens were dumped at their facility on Sunday.

  Woman injured in shooting, officials search for suspect in Ky.

The severity of her injuries is unclear.

  Cape Girardeau man accused of shooting woman in hip

Police say one woman was shot in the hip during a domestic dispute.

  Woman facing charges in Cape Girardeau stabbing

A woman is facing charges after a stabbing at a Cape Girardeau apartment.

  Woman wanted for sexual assault arrested in Union Co., Ill.

She was thought to be in the Northeast Arkansas or Southeast Missouri areas.

Unknown man wanted in connection with donation jar theft

The theft of a donation jar from a Poplar Bluff, Missouri business is under investigation.

2 women arrested on warrants, drug charges in Ky.

They found methamphetamine, marijuana and several items of paraphernalia.

One Miss. prison escapee caught, search continues for second

A Mississippi inmate, on the run for at least a day, has been captured, according to the Mississippi Department of Corrections.

Police: 3 kids found locked in back of U-Haul carrying drugs

Authorities say three children have been rescued from the back of a U-Haul truck that was carrying drugs in Tennessee, and three North Carolinians have been charged in the case

Woman arrested on drug charges, during traffic stop

The woman faces charges after a traffic stop.

Heartland cemetery victim of vandalism

Anyone with information is asked to call the Perry County Sheriff's Office.

Two inmates escape Mississippi prison after week of violence

The Mississippi Department of Corrections says David May, 42, and Dillion Williams, 27, were discovered to be missing around 1:45 a.m.

Two in custody, authorities search for third suspect in Central Arkansas murder case

Arkansas State Police have inactivated an Amber Alert for a boy possibly abducted by an “armed and dangerous” man.

Caller said woman was accidentally shot in head, Tenn. officials investigating

The caller said a woman had been shot in the head on Billingsby Road.

  Man shot in chest, family member arrested in Perryville, Mo.

Callers said the shots were fired in the 200 block of W. South St.

Metropolis, Ill. fugitive found, currently in out of state jail

Rowe was wanted for failing to show up for his October McCracken County Court dates.

Man gives deputies false name, tried to hide stolen handgun

Officers later learned he was sitting on a 9 milometer handgun.

Deputies ask for help identifying owner of vehicle in theft investigation

This occurred in the Olive area of Marshall County

Paducah man crashes into a home, arrested on DUI charge

Wednesday evening, Brandon L. Matthews, 38, of Hill Street, ran a stop sign and crashed into a home on Mayfield Road.

Teen shot, killed after fight over gun during home invasion

Occupants of the the home told police that two males forced their way inside and demanded money.

Man arrested on theft charge in Graves Co., Ky.

He was arrested on a Graves County warrant for theft under $500.

Month long investigation leads to arrest of man on drug trafficking charges

He was on felony probation at the time of his arrest for previous felony convictions

Man found shot on New Year’s Day in Union City, Tenn.

Police said they responded to the 500 block of N. Dobbins around 8:10 a.m.

  One suspect in custody, other suspect still at large, in Cape Girardeau murder

The victim was taken to an area hospital where he later died from his injuries.

Ky. Woman arrested during traffic stop

The woman faces several charges.