CRIME & SAFETY
Southeast Iowa man dies while driving in northeast Missouri
NEAR POWERSVILLE, Mo. — A southeast Iowa man died Monday afternoon while driving in northeast Missouri. The tragedy happened at 3 p.m on Highway 139, two miles northeast of Powersville in Putnam County. The victim is identified as Larry Lutz, 86, of Seymour, Iowa. The Missouri state trooper who...
86-year-old driver dies in Highway 139 crash near Powersville
In an incident on December 4, 2023, an 86-year-old man, Larry L. Lutz from Seymour, Iowa, was pronounced dead following a single-vehicle accident near Powersville, Missouri. The accident occurred at around 3:00 p.m. on Highway 139, approximately two miles northeast of Powersville. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Lutz...
Albia man facing 18 felony charges in pharmacy theft
Colton Butz, 27, of Albia, has been arrested and charged with 18 felonies related to the robbery of a pharmacy in Unionville, Mo. back in March. The charges are related to the theft of thousands of dollars worth of narcotics from the Putnam County Memorial Hospital Pharmacy in Unionville, Mo.