Crime Top Stories

White SUV that rammed police car

Man is charged for 2-hour crime spree

Reynaldo Tamayo is accused of ramming an officer's car, trying to assault a school police officer, and carjacking a car from an elderly woman.

Police Lights

Man dragged sheriff's deputy while fleeing from traffic stop

The 40-year-old Springfield resident is in jail, awaiting charges.

Three men charged with attempted murder in Boone County stabbing

Investigators believe they stabbed two people at their home early Sunday.

Ron Snodgrass, former St. Clair Co. sheriff

Ex-sheriff pleads guilty for stealing property recovered in criminal cases

Ron Snodgrass could get up to 10 years in a federal prison.

Gregory Fitzgerald and Ryan Fertig

2nd suspect for burning man in Monett is arrested

Investigators say Ryan Fertig and Greg Fitzgerald set Corey Harp on fire in January.  Harp suffered second- and third-degree burns.

James Schmutz

Theft of 7,000 pills from pharmacy leads to charges in Osceola

Investigators think James Schmutz broke into the Citizens Memorial Hospital Pharmacy on Sunday.

Jesse Aldridge

Funerals are set for 7 murder victims in Texas County

Law enforcement officers say Joe Aldridge killed seven people and wounded another woman at four locations last Thursday night near the tiny community of Tyrone.

Stabbing scene, 530 S. Warren Ave.

Brother is arrested for stabbing older brother

Police say the stabbing at 530 S. Warren Ave. followed a verbal argument.