Father of slain Missouri girl sentenced for firearm possession

Dale Olten Sr. pleaded guilty in February to possessing stolen firearms and being a felon in possession of a firearm.

UPDATED: Suspected gunman captured in Cooper County

Sgt. Robert Bruchsaler of the Mid-Missouri Major Case Squad said Joshua William Maylee was taken into custody at 1:30 p.m. Thursday without incident in Cooper County.

Faurot Field 30 freed

MU will not press charges against the 30 people arrested for trespassing on Faurot Field at the Saturday football game against OU.

Police continue search for suspected gunman, vehicle

Police said the suspect was believed to be driving a silver Pontiac Bonneville.

Citizens opposing and supporting Prop 2 make final push

With less than a week before the general election, law enforcement agencies and a group opposing Taser use are ramping up their arguments for and against.

UPDATE: MU Students Association, senator seek leniency for arrested field rushers

Law enforcement officers arrested about 30 people on charges of trespassing as fans rushed Faurot Field on Saturday. Sen. Kurt Schaefer and the Missouri Students Association are pushing to have the charges dropped.

UPDATE: Columbia Police arrest another suspect in Break Time homicide

Columbia Police have arrested a third suspect, Deshon Joseph A. Houston, in connection with the homicide of Aaron Hobson, which occurred Saturday.

Three men escape from northwest Missouri jail

The Daviess County Sheriff's Office says the men crawled under a fence to get out of the jail in Pattonsburg.

Sixteen-year-old sentenced to 20 years for shooting Walmart employee

Davis was originally sentenced to 20 years in prison for first-degree assault, 20 years for armed criminal action and 10 for attempted first-degree robbery. At the Monday formal sentencing hearing, the judge ruled that Davis will serve his sentences concurrently.

Police investigate homicide at homeless camp

A 55-year-old man with head wounds was found dead near Interstate 70 and Range Line Street.

Police arrest 2 suspects, seek 2 others in Hobson homicide

Leo D. Roland, 19, of Columbia, and Tony L. Lewis, 27, of Boonville were arrested Saturday on charges of second-degree murder and first-degree robbery, according to a Columbia Police Department news release.

Police respond to nine burglaries, 23 traffic incidents over Homecoming weekend

Police also responded to eight shots fired calls between 5 p.m. Friday and noon Sunday.

UPDATE: Cousin of MU football player shot and killed

Aaron Hobson, 22, was shot at a convenience store in south Columbia. Trey Hobson, his cousin, is a cornerback for the MU football team.

Man arrested after violent dispute

David Glispie, 20, shot his sister in the face with a BB gun before throwing a box fan at his mother. 



Cousin of MU football player killed in south Columbia

Aaron Hobson, 22, was shot in the chest at a convenience store in south Columbia. His cousin, Trey Hobson, is a cornerback for the MU football team. 

Brother of Missouri Senator McCaskill arrested on drug charge

William McCaskill was arrested Wednesday in Holts Summit after a warrant was issued for his arrest Aug 31.

Police arrest suspect in connection with Doris Drive burglary

Anthony Webb was arrested on charges of first degree burglary in connection with break-in at a woman's home.

Columbia man wanted for statutory rape turns himself in

The Boone County Sheriff's Department sought Strickland for a month before he turned himself in Tuesday night.

Man assaulted with ceremonial sword, officials say

A Columbia woman was charged with second-degree domestic violence and armed criminal action after waving the sword in a threatening manner, a sheriff's official said.

Man wanted on suspicion of first-degree statutory rape

The Boone County Sheriff's Department is searching for William J. Strickland, 19, on suspicion of first-degree statutory rape of a 12-year-old girl who has become pregnant.