John Marsh

Lake Area murder


The Camden County sheriff’s department says it has a homicide on its hands. They say the caretaker of a home in the Chapel Bluff Road area was murdered sometime within the last week. The department is not identifying the victim at this point. The sheriff’s department has activated the Lake …

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Big fake pot bust

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Eight mid Missouri residents are among those rounded up in the bust of a huge synthetic marijuana ring. They’re accused of selling millions of dollars worth of the fake weed under the names of incense, aroma therapy, or potpourri at smoke shops throughout Callaway County. Five Fulton residents have already …

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Killings in The Kingdom of Callaway

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The Callaway County sheriffs department with very little to say as it investigates a shooting incident with two dead victims in rural Callaway County. Sheriff’s deputies, the Missouri Highway Patrol and The Fulton police were seen processing crime scenes (on county roads 324 and 345) about 6 Tuesday night. Later …

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Stormy weather in Mid-Mo

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Severe storms rolled through parts of the area Tuesday afternoon…damaging buildings and downing trees and power lines in some areas. Roofs were blown off a couple of industrial buildings in Sedalia, flooding closed roads in parts of Randolph County, and trees were reported down in Pettis and Callaway counties. At …

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Players in Cole Court death appear in court

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Two of the three suspects charged in a shooting death appeared in Cole County Court Tuesday morning. Lucas Abbett and Allison Maize were formally heard the charges against them. Lucas Abbott is charged with first degree manslaughter and  Allison Maize is charged with tampering with evidence and making a false …

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Arrest in JC-MO stabbing


On Monday, April 25th, at about 8 p.m., Jefferson City Police were dispatched to the 900 block of East Miller (Miller Street Park) for a call of a disturbance at that location.  Officers received information that a fight and stabbing had occurred prior to their arrival, and the victim had …

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Another deputy wants Cole County Sheriff’s job

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How do you get a handle on the drug problem? Cole County Sheriffs Lt. Gary Hill admits he doesn’t know … Hill is in a three way race for Sheriff with Sheriffs Captain John Wheeler and former Police Officer Randy Dampf. Sheriff Greg White is retiring.

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He brought a knife to a fist fight!


A knife fight in a Fulton park results in one man going to jail. Police arrested 20-year-old Jesse Ray Atterberry. Witnesses say Atterberry swung a pocket knife at them at Memorial Park about 5-30 Monday evening. Atterberry faces several charges including second degree assault.

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Columbia gunplay plus a murder

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A day and evening filled with gun fire in Columbia includes the first homicide of the year. Columbia police say one person died in a shooting incident in the 15-hundred block of Sylvan lane on the city’s north side. Police were called to the scene about 7-45 last night and …

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Hold – up during JCMO gun sale

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Two suspects face robbery and other charges after a Friday incident.. The victims at a home on Southridge told police they were trying to sell an AK-47 when the two suspects pulled a gun on them and took the gun and cash. Investigators searched the suspects’ apartment and arrested 26-year-old Edward …

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