Crime Top Stories

Boone County man charged with raping minor

According to the Boone County Sheriff's Office, Johnathan Lyman Stubbs, 34, admitted to two separate incidents involving sexual acts with the child, constituting rape.

Joplin man sentenced for receiving and distributing child porn

A Joplin man was sentenced Wednesday for receiving and distributing child pornography over the Internet.

Missouri woman guilty in death of baby found in concrete

The Kansas City Star reports that a jury also convicted 30-year-old Krystal Scroggs on Thursday of endangering the welfare of a child and abandonment of a corpse. 

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Bones found in Webster County belonged to woman from Springfield

Dental records match to a 22-year-old woman who was reported missing last summer after last being seen at the Library Station on North Kansas Expressway in Springfield.

Assisted living caregiver accused of raping mentally challenged patient

Assisted living home caregiver charged with rape of patient

John Carrier, 25, is accused of rape and sodomy.

John Carrier

Employee is charged with raping group home resident in Nixa

John Carrier is accused of forcing himself on a 21-year-old woman with a diminished mental capacity.

Police search for suspect in Thayer bank robbery

Man robbed Great Southern Bank in Thayer Wednesday morning. 

Osaage Beach bust

Camden County traffic stop nets big pot bust

K-9 officer found nine pounds of pot in Horseshoe Bend condo. 

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