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Missouri News: Jury Convicts Jamerl M. Wortham, Anthony B. Williams of Conspiracy, Kidnapping, Carjacking, Robbery, Drug Trafficking, and Illegal Firearm Possession

KANSAS CITY, MO  (STL.News) – Two Kansas City, Kansas men have been convicted at trial by a federal jury of 17 counts contained in a Dec. 13, 2016, federal indictment. Jamerl M. Wortham, 33, and Anthony B. Williams, 36, were each found guilty on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, of one count of conspiracy to commit … Continue reading Missouri News: Jury Convicts Jamerl M. Wortham, Anthony B. Williams of Conspiracy, Kidnapping, Carjacking, Robbery, Drug Trafficking, and Illegal Firearm Possession

St. Louis News: SLU, NGA Tackle Social Challenges With Technology

ST LOUIS, MO (STL.News) Crime and poverty are issues that have plagued the St. Louis region for decades. These topics were thoroughly addressed by the Ferguson Commission’s landmark report, entitled “Forward Through Ferguson: A Path Toward Racial Equity.”  The 16 members who served on the Commission made 189 “calls to action” in the nearly 200 … Continue reading St. Louis News: SLU, NGA Tackle Social Challenges With Technology

Missouri News: MSD Crews Responding To Force Main Sewer Break In Chesterfield

CHESTERFIELD, MO (STL.News) Crews and contractors with the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District (MSD) are working to repair an underground force main sewer break in Chesterfield, Missouri. The location of the break is 673 Water Works Road in Chesterfield.  The break was first reported Monday morning by a resident.  The force main is leaking into … Continue reading Missouri News: MSD Crews Responding To Force Main Sewer Break In Chesterfield

Missouri News: City of Columbia plow crews ended 56.5 hours of continuous operations at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 17

COLUMBIA, MO (STL.News) – At 3:30 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 17, City of Columbia plow crews, Street Division supervisors and fleet mechanics ended 56.5 hours of continuous ice and snow management operations. “Every street in Columbia saw a snow plow,” Public Works Engineering and Operations Manager Richard Stone said.  “We don’t believe we missed any streets. … Continue reading Missouri News: City of Columbia plow crews ended 56.5 hours of continuous operations at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 17

Missouri News: Columbia Police investigating suspicious fire at Planned Parenthood – Columbia Health Center

COLUMBIA, MO (STL.News) – The Columbia Fire Department was dispatched to investigate a fire alarm at Planned Parenthood – Columbia Health Center, 711 N. Providence Road, at 4:06 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 10. The first arriving unit observed a light haze in the building and upgraded the call to a commercial structure fire, resulting in … Continue reading Missouri News: Columbia Police investigating suspicious fire at Planned Parenthood – Columbia Health Center

Missouri News: Attorney General Eric Schmitt Applauds Guilty Verdict in Quadruple Homicide Case

Poplar Bluff, MO (STL.News) – Friday, Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt applauded the work done by the Missouri State Highway Patrol and members of the Attorney General’s Office in obtaining guilty verdicts in a quadruple homicide case in Ripley County, Missouri.  The Honorable Michael Pritchett, a judge from Butler County, decided, after a bench trial … Continue reading Missouri News: Attorney General Eric Schmitt Applauds Guilty Verdict in Quadruple Homicide Case

Missouri News: St. Louis Man, James P. Pettus, Sentenced to 14 Years for Meth, Illegal Firearm

KANSAS CITY, MO (STL.News) – A St. Louis, Missouri man who was found passed out at an Oak Grove, Mo., truck stop after a week-long bender has been sentenced in federal court for illegally possessing methamphetamine and a firearm. James P. Pettus, 40, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Brian C. Wimes on Wednesday, Feb. … Continue reading Missouri News: St. Louis Man, James P. Pettus, Sentenced to 14 Years for Meth, Illegal Firearm

Missouri News: Joplin Man, David Allen Giffen, Sentenced to 28 Years for Sexual Exploitation of Children

SPRINGFIELD, MO (STL.News) – A Joplin, Missouri man was sentenced in federal court yesterday for the sexual exploitation of several children. David Allen Giffen, 57, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge M. Douglas Harpool to 28 years in federal prison without parole.  The court also sentenced Giffen to spend the rest of his life on … Continue reading Missouri News: Joplin Man, David Allen Giffen, Sentenced to 28 Years for Sexual Exploitation of Children