CRIME & SAFETY
Man who pointed gun at Sikeston officer sentenced to 14 years in prison
SIKESTON, Mo. (KFVS) - A man who pointed a gun at a Sikeston officer in March has been sentenced to 14 years in prison. According to a release from U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Missouri Sayler Fleming, a judge sentenced Ruben R. Ramirez, 27, of Sikeston on Thursday, November 30.
Man killed in single-vehicle crash
STODDARD COUNTY, Mo. (KFVS) - A Puxico man was killed in a single-vehicle crash in Stoddard County on Monday night, November 27. Emergency crews were called around 10 p.m. to the crash on Route KK, approximately 3 miles south of Essex. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 30-year-old Caleb...
Two Arrested by MSHP in New Madrid County
Two New Madrid County residents were arrested Wednesday by the MSHP on multiple warrants. 40 year old Tabitha Martin was arrested on a felony hindering prosecution warrant as well as a failure to appear warrant out of Stoddard County on a fraud charge. 45 year old David Little was arrested...
Four Hurt in One Vehicle Crash in New Madrid County
Four people, including three children, were hurt yesterday morning when the vehicle they were in ran off Highway 80 west of East Prairie and struck a tree. The MSHP reports the driver, 27 year old Christine Duck and the three children – ages 1, 3, and 6 – were all from Matthews. They received minor injuries and were taken to a Cape Girardeau hospital.
Poplar Bluff Man Arrested in New Madrid County
Among the weekend arrests by the MSHP was 70 year old Roger Carnell of Poplar Bluff. He was arrested Saturday in New Madrid County for a felony warrant out of Mississippi County for possession of a controlled substance. He was taken to the Mississippi County Jail.
MSHP increase patrol ahead of Thanksgiving
Dexter Man Seriously Hurt in One Vehicle Crash
A Dexter man was seriously hurt yesterday when his pickup ran off Highway 51 at CR 420 in Stoddard County, struck a ditch, and overturned. The MSHP reports 50 year old Travis Rowland was ejected from the vehicle. He was taken to a Cape Girardeau hospital following the accident that...