Crime Top Stories

Rail parts

Thieves knock local railroad ride off track near Springfield

Thieves steal bells and whistles from local attraction. 

Crime scene tape

Douglas County deputies seek two suspects in home invasion

Two men kicked their way into a home in eastern Douglas County 

North Main Shooting

Exchange of gunfire in north Springfield rattles neighborhood

This car was on North Main Avenue with more than a dozen bullet holes in the windshield.  Police later found a van driven by a man who fired those shots.

Nathaniel Smith

Jury convicts man for 4th alcohol-related driving offense

An officer pulled over Nathaniel Smith in 2011 and determined he was intoxicated.  He could learn in April whether he'll have to serve a four-year prison sentence.

Crime Stoppers poster Doyle Carter

Crime Stoppers fugitive: Doyle Carter

Doyle Carter is wanted in court to face a DWI charge.

Earl Nunn

Business owner goes to prison for organizing truck cargo theft ring

Investigators say Earl Nunn, owner of Nu World Trucking, was the leader of a cargo theft ring that used the company's resources to steal cargo in various states.

KC man sentenced in drug conspiracy that resulted in killing

Prosecutors allege that in 2011, Briggs and two other men forced their way into the home of Edward Ewing II because they believed Ewing had stolen $40,000 and nine ounces of cocaine. 

Express Stop robbed in Springfield Thursday

Springfield police are looking for a woman who robbed a gas station Thursday night.

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