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MU football assistant coach arrested
COLUMBIA - A University of Missouri assistant football coach was arrested Saturday on an out of county warrant. According to online records from the Boone County Sheriff's Department, MUPD arrested 56-year-old Vernon Hargreaves. He was later released after posting $1,000 bond.
2 jailed, 300 lbs. of pot seized after Missouri traffic stop
COOPER COUNTY — Law enforcement authorities are investigating two suspects on drug charges after a Thursday traffic stop on Interstate 70. During the stop near Boonville, Missouri in Cooper County, state troopers found and seized over 300 pounds of marijuana in vacuum sealed bags.
Boonville police investigating threat against school
BOONVILLE, Mo. - Boonville police confirm they are investigating after a student threatened to "shoot up the school." According to the department's Facebook page , the department was notified by the administration of LSE school that a student made a verbal threat to shoot up the school.
Two men suffer minor injuries in overnight rollover crash in Columbia
Multiple police units responded to a rollover crash in Columbia in the overnight hours early Sunday morning. The crash happened just after 3 a.m. on I-70 Drive Southeast. The car- with two male occupants was traveling westbound, left the road and rolled into a ditch at a curve in the road. Both men
This Missouri Zoo Has One Of The Most Spectacular Christmas Light Displays You’ve Ever Seen
The clock’s a-tickin’. And, before you know it, we’ll be waking up on Christmas morning. That means we’re running out of time to get everything – from buying gifts to baking cookies – done. But, don’t let the frenzy of the final days leading up to Christmas and New Year’s wear you down. Slow down fo
hearing scheduled over inmate death in Boonville
COOPER COUNTY, Mo. – A date has been set to schedule a preliminary hearing in a Cooper County manslaughter case. George Walter Black, 34, of Boonville will appear by video for the January 15, 2019 hearing. Black, who was an inmate the at Boonville Corrections Center, is accused of killing another in
Missouri man pleads guilty in $2.4M cattle fraud scheme case
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. _ A 57-year-old southwestern Missouri man has pleaded guilty in federal court to a $2.4 million wire fraud scheme and faces up to 20 years in prison. Dwight Moody Cox, of Ozark, pleaded guilty Wednesday to one count. He owns Dwight Cox Cattle Co., which bought cattle for clients and
Cow steals spotlight at Missouri student’s graduation photo shoot
COLUMBIA, Mo. — University of Missouri students were stunned when a towering dairy cow appeared on campus to make a cameo in a graduation photo shoot. The Columbia Missourian reports that senior animal sciences major Massimo Montalbano brought the 3-year-old cow, named Amelia, to campus on Thursday
Missouri LB coach Vernon Hargreaves arrested after missing court date
Missouri linebacker coach Vernon Hargreaves, who’s also the father of Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Vernon Hargreaves Jr., was arrested on Saturday. According to ABC 17 News in Columbia, Missouri, Hargreaves was arrested on an out of county warrant and released after posting $1,000 bond.
Crash on Missouri River Bridge causes delays
COOPER COUNTY, Mo. - A two-vehicle crash caused backups at the Missouri River Bridge on Interstate 70 on Friday. According to the Missouri Department of Transportation, delays could be expected until after 5 p.m. on Friday.
Missouri State Highway Patrol makes major marijuana bust on I-70
COOPER COUNTY, Mo. – The Missouri State Highway Patrol posted this image of a marijuana bust on eastbound I-70 in Cooper County. They stopped the SUV for following another vehicle too closely. They found 301 lbs of marijuana in vacuum sealed bags.
Two arrested in massive drug bust
Cooper County, Missouri - Authorities have arrested two men after pulling more than 300 pounds of marijuana out of a car in a massive Cooper County drug bust. Troopers pulled over 34-year-old Felix Lopez and 19-year-old Jonathan Padilla around 3 p.m. earlier today in Cooper County for allegedly foll
Felony drug charges recommended following Cooper County traffic stop
COOPER COUNTY, Mo. — A California man and a Mexican national remain in custody Friday morning after the seizure over 300 pounds of marijuana in Cooper County yesterday. The Missouri Highway Patrol reported the arrest of 19-year-old Jonathan S. Padilla, of Fresno, Ca. and 34-year-old Felix Lopez-Guti
Over 3oo pounds of marijuana seized in Cooper County
COOPER COUNTY, Mo. – Two non-residents remain in custody this morning, after the seizure over 300 pounds of marijuana in. The Missouri Highway Patrol reported the arrest of Jonathan S. Padilla, 19, of Fresno, California and Felix Lopez-Gutierrez, 34, a Mexican national, after a traffic stop for foll
Show-Me HUGE Missouri Weed Bust Whilst The Nation Moves Toward Legalization
An EPIC shipment takes a hit whilst the laws in this state remain in flux and only the most reactionary politicos are holding on to outdated draconian rules that are mostly ignored.
Domestic assault charges filed against Missouri player
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Missouri defensive end Tre Williams was charged Wednesday in a domestic assault case. The Columbia Daily Tribune reported that probable cause statement alleges Williams and his girlfriend argued early Sunday and that he hit her several times while she was driving and at one poin
Former CPS officer sentenced to 5 years probation
ST. LOUIS, Mo. - The former chief financial officer of Columbia Public Schools was sentenced to five years of probation on Thursday after she pleaded guilty to taking money from a band booster club in the St. Louis area.
'Bambi' as punishment? Sentence in SW Missouri poaching case includes mandated viewings
Four members of a southwest Missouri family have been caught in a multi-year poaching case where authorities say hundreds of deer were killed illegally. “The deer were trophy bucks taken illegally, mostly at night, for their heads, leaving the bodies of the deer to waste," said Lawrence County Prose
Columbia man arrested for Mexico theft
MEXICO, Mo. - A Columbia man was taken into custody on Wednesday after the Mexico Public Safety Department linked him to a car theft and a burglary in the area. According to MPSD, a vehicle was rummaged through and had change stolen from it early Wednesday morning in the 600 block of Whitley Street.
Assault case dismissed against Missouri DE Tre Williams
COLUMBIA, MO (AP) -- Prosecutors have dismissed a domestic assault case against Missouri defensive end Tre Williams. Boone County Assistant Prosecuting Attorney Susan Boresi said Wednesday the office received information that "made it impossible to prosecute," including information from the victim.