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Chicago Man Shot And Killed While Attending Missouri College Was Not Targeted, Police Say
CHICAGO (CBS) – Police say D’Angelo Bratton-Bland was not the intended target of a shooting that left him dead last week in Jefferson City, Missouri, and he was not doing anything illegal at the time.
Fulton man pleads guilty to federal guns charges
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - A Fulton man pleaded guilty to four federal charges on Friday after he allegedly shot at several semi-trucks during a chase on Interstate 70 in April 2016.
Hitachi buying ABB division; impact on Jefferson City plant unclear
Switzerland-based tech conglomerate ABB sold its power grids division to Japan tech conglomerate Hitachi on Monday afternoon in a deal valued at $11 billion. The impact of the deal on the Jefferson City factory remains unclear.
Columbia man charged with having half pound of weed
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - A 19-year-old Columbia man was arrested and charged after he allegedly threatened undercover police officers and had a half-pound of marijuana under the hood of his car Friday.
Vigil held for 23-year-old Chicago student slain in Missouri
CHICAGO — A vigil was held Monday for a former Chicago student who was gunned down in Missouri where he was going to college. Friends and family gathered at the Perspectives Math and Science Academy to celebrate the life of D’Angelo Britton-Bland, but also to ask for answers.
Roundup from the sky kills 103 feral hogs in Missouri
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Feral hogs are a menace in parts of Missouri, so federal officials are taking to the skies to combat the wild animal that can destroy multiple acres of farmland in a single feeding frenzy.
Pedestrian bridge demolition causes Missouri Blvd. closure
JEFFERSON CITY — Missouri Blvd. was closed off to motorists Monday night as crews worked on a demolition of a pedestrian bridge by the old St. Mary's Hospital in Jefferson City.
Lawmaker wants to abolish small town police departments in St. Louis County
JEFFERSON CITY • Dozens of small town police departments in St. Louis County could be required to merge with other cities or contract with the county police department for services under legislation introduced in the Capitol.
Missouri State Highway Patrol Law Enforcement Academy to Graduate 27 New Troopers
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - The Missouri State Highway Patrol Law Enforcement Agency will graduate 27 new troopers Friday. The new troopers will report to duty in their assigned troops on January 7, 2019.
Missouri to give away historic bridge for free, with catch
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) _ Feral hogs are a menace in parts of Missouri, so federal officials are taking to the skies to combat the wild animal that can destroy multiple acres of farmland in a single feeding frenzy.
Bridgeton man wins $5 million in Missouri Lottery game
BRIDGETON, Mo. – A St. Louis-area resident is a big winner in a Missouri Lottery game. The Lottery said Monday that Jeffrey Harrison purchased a “$5,000,000 Bankroll” scratchers ticket at a Schnucks Market in Bridgeton. He claimed his prize on Dec. 11.
Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Obtains Second Conviction Against Former Perry County Coroner Herbert Miller
Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley announced that his Office has obtained another conviction against Perry County Coroner Herbert Miller for stealing more than $3,300 dollars from Tom and Lila Welsh of Perry County, Missouri.
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.
Corrections officer killed in Jefferson City homicide
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - The Jefferson City Police Department identified Justin R. Kammerich, 33, of Jefferson City as the victim of Wednesday night's homicide. Officers said they were called to the 800 block of Broadway near West Ashley Street around 11 p.m. on Wednesday for reported shots fired.
Missouri State Capitol completes mural restoration project
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) The Missouri State Capitol has recently completed an effort to restore and conserve the building's murals that provide visitors with snapshots of the state's history.
Jefferson City Police identify victim in Wednesday homicide
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - The Jefferson City Police Department identified Justin Kammerich, 33, of Jefferson City as the victim of Wednesday night's homicide. Officers said they were called to the 800 block of Broadway near West Ashley Street around 11 p.m. on Wednesday for reported shots fired.
UPDATE: 16-year-old detained in Wednesday night Jefferson City shooting
JEFFERSON CITY - Jefferson City police have detained a 16-year-old in connection with Wednesday night's shooting, the department announced Friday. Earlier in the day, police released the identity of one of the shooting's victims as 33-year-old Justin Kammerich.
Teen charged in November Jefferson City homicide
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - A 15-year-old has been charged as an accessory to murder in a November shooting death in Jefferson City. The Cole County Prosecutor's Office charged Bruce Leon Thomas with accessory to murder in the second-degree and first-degree robbery. A judge set his bond at $100,000 cash-o
Public record for Dec. 14
The following actions were taken last week in Polk County Circuit Court. Dollar amounts listed are for fines only; court costs are in addition to the fine. Amended charges were amended by the prosecutor.
Missouri man dead after head-on car crash in Clay County
CLAY COUNTY, Ark. (KATV) — A Missouri man was killed in a head-on car crash that happened in Clay County around 6 a.m. on Thursday, say State Police. Richard McGonigal, 62, was driving a Volvo headed north on Hwy. 67, when he crashed head-on into a Dodge that was driven by 59-year-old Destan Rasitov