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Two people facing child abuse charges in Mexico
MEXICO - The Audrain County Sheriff's Office arrested two people and accused them of child abuse in Mexico, Missouri, following an investigation by the Mexico Public Safety Department and the Missouri Department of Social Services.
Fulton police seen searching vehicle, motel parking lot
Few details confirmed by police departmentFulton Police search area of motelFULTON, Mo. - Multiple police officers responded to a Fulton motel around 10 p.m. Wednesday.ABC 17 News crews saw officers searching a vehicle in the parking lot of the Travelier Motel on US Business 54.Fulton police would n
Columbia police ask for help identifying armed robbery suspect
Photo provided by the Columbia Police DepartmentCOLUMBIA, Mo. - The Columbia Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect related to an armed robbery.The department posted pictures to its Facebook page Wednesday afternoon asking for help identifying the man related to a
Fulton man arrested after drug search
Joshua Byrd, 29, was arrested for two counts of felony possession of a controlled substance, unlawful use of drug paraphernalia and possession of marijuana.
Police searching for armed suspect near Vandiver Drive
COLUMBIA - Authorities said they were looking for a man near Vandiver Drive who was considered armed and dangerous.Columbia Police officers said they patrolled the area stretching from Sylvan Lane to Bass Pro for at least 30-40 minutes. Officers were looking for a man who violated his parole, last s
Mexico's foreign minister blasts US immigration policy
Videgaray urged the international community not to remain indifferent to the policy, which has drawn criticism from former first lady Laura Bush, the United Nations and prominent Republicans such as Arizona's Sen. John McCain.
Two defendants in Carl DeBrodie wrongful death lawsuit deny majority of allegations
Second Chance Homes of Fulton, LLC is a limited liability company formed under the laws of the State of MissouriRowden is a resident of Callaway County. MissouriRowden is the owner of Second Chance Homes of Fulton, LLCSecond Chance Homes of Fulton, LLC provides services for individuals with disabili
Photos: CPD looking for suspect from armed robbery
Anyone with information on the man's identity or whereabouts, should contact CPD Det. Alan Mitchell at (573) 874-7652, or call Crimestoppers at (573) 875-TIPS (8477) to remain anonymous.
Judge denies motion to dismiss lawsuit against security guard
A Boone County judge denied a motion Tuesday to dismiss a Columbia security guard as a defendant in the wrongful death suit filed against him in January.Judge Jeff Harris denied Robert Moses' request to dismiss the lawsuit.Moses, who works for Signal 88 Security, claimed he shot Anthony Desean Warre
Fulton police make 3 weekend arrests
On Saturday, police arrested two at the Westwood Motel, said Sgt. Garrett Poole, of the Fulton Police Department.
Woman arrested after meth found during traffic stop
Ashley Braswell, 29, was arrested for felony possession of a controlled substance and unlawful use of drug paraphernalia.
World Cup: Defending champion Germany falls 1-0 to Mexico
The 2014 champions, ranked No. 1 in the world, were exposed defensively and surprisingly beaten by Mexico 1-0 on Sunday, putting its hopes of advancement in doubt.
Boone County officials identify homicide victim
BOONE COUNTY, Mo. -UPDATE:Boone County deputies have identified the woman as Elise'ise Q. McNeal, 34, of Columbia.An autopsy has revealed she died from gunshot wounds.Deputies found her dead inside a home in the 6100 block of Hatton Chapel Road on Friday morning. According to law enforcement, they w
Local programs help pay utility bills during summer months
CMCA’s Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program,LIHEAP,started at the beginning of June, but chief program officer Angela Hirsch said 40 percent of its funding has already been used.
Fulton police arrest two after finding drugs in motel
Police said they found Michael Hook Jr., 24, at the Westwood Motel around 8:15 p.m. Saturday. Police said that after they made contact with Hook, they arrested him on several warrants, including probation and parole violation for two charges of burglary.
Columbia fugitive arrested after two-county chase
A Columbia man wanted for eight felony warrants was apprehended Friday following a two-county car chase, said Lt. Curtis Hall, of the Callaway County Sheriff's Office.
Crash in Audrain County sends Mexico man to University Hospital
Brandon Barger, a 19-year-old from Mexico, Missouri, struck a utility pole Wednesday around 5:30 p.m.
UPDATED: Police investigating armed robbery off Mexico Gravel Road
The victim said when she opened the door, the woman took a step back and three other men rushed into the home. One man held her at gunpoint while covering her mouth. The second man then slapped her son, while the third suspect headed upstairs.
Three denied bond in DeBrodie hearings, Fulton police say "no evidence" of forced fighting
FULTON—Three of thefive former Second Chance Homes employees who were indictedin the 2016 death of 31-year-old Carl DeBrodie were denied bond Friday.Sherry Paulo, Anthony R. Flores and Anthony R.K. Flores pleaded "not guilty" to their respective charges this week and remain in Callaway County Jail.D
Man arrested after allegedly hitting child with two-by-four
Christopher Wiedmier, 46, was arrested by the Boone County Sheriff's Department on three felony counts: second degree assault, armed criminal action and child endangerment. The arrest was made in relation to a May 6 incident that happened on Oswago Circle.