Crime Top Stories

Mark Christenson

Missouri Department of Corrections

Religious leaders ask Governor to stop execution

Mark Christeson scheduled to die Wednesday for three 1998 murders.

Arrest made in deadly shooting in McDonald County; victim identified

The McDonald County sheriff confirms they have a man behind bars in connection to Wednesday night's deadly shooting near the town of Jane.

Farnsworth Timothy and burned garage

Suspect for 4 arsons in 22 minutes is in Greene County jail

Fire marshals believe Timothy Farnsworth, 46, of Walnut Grove, set the fires in western Springfield last Saturday.  They kept the fire department busy.

Ferguson Michael Brown

Ferguson grand jury leaks to media draw criticism

St. Louis County's top elected official calls the leaks "orchestrated" and says they "do not inspire confidence" in prosecutor Bob McCulloch. 

Crime scene tape

Home invaders kill 1, tie up 2 in McDonald County

One man is dead after a reported home invasion near Jane. 

 Judge's Gavel

Son is now charged with murder for mom's death near Golden City

Charges upgraded after victim died Monday. 

World Series bust

Phony World Series tickets, merchandise seized

Federal agents seize phony World Series tickets, along with merchandise that includes panties

S. Campbell Shooting

Springfield police looking for those who fired guns near convenience store

Springfield police say two parties were involved in a shots fired incident just after 10pm Wednesday night near a restaurant and convenience store in the 2100 block of S. Campbell.

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