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Minnesota man pleads “Not Guilty” to multiple charges in Daviess County

A Minnesota man accused of unlawfully going onto property and entering a house in Daviess County on December 14th entered a plea of not guilty on December 15th. Forty-one-year-old Greg Bryan Ortega of Saint Peter, Minnesota has been charged with felony burglary in the first degree, misdemeanor property damage in the second degree, and an […]

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Trenton man facing weapons charges scheduled for May 26th court appearance

Trenton resident Arron Franklin Waldrep is scheduled for an appearance May 26th in Grundy County circuit court after being charged this past weekend with one felony, unlawful use of a weapon and two misdemeanor counts. Bond is $15,000 in cash. The Grundy County’s Prosecuting Attorney accuses Waldrep early on Saturday, May 16, 2020, of exhibiting […]

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Novinger man who threatened to kill woman has case bound over to Division One of Adair County court

A case has been bound over to Division One of Adair County Circuit Court for a Novinger man accused of threatening to kill a woman in October while he possessed a long rifle. Twenty-five year old Ethen Reece Dimmitt had been charged with the felonies of second-degree kidnapping, tampering or attempting to tamper with a […]

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Audio: Shootout with law enforcement in west-central Missouri kills drunk gunman

A 58-year-old man was killed in a shootout with law enforcement Tuesday evening near west-central Missouri’s La Monte. Pettis County Sheriff’s deputies and a Missouri State Highway Patrol trooper responding to a domestic disturbance at the home reported being met by an intoxicated man armed with a shotgun. A news release says the man ignored […]

Chillicothe Missouri Police Department

Chillicothe police respond multiple times to residence, arrest one on multiple charges

Chillicothe Police report the arrest of an individual after being called twice on Sunday to a residence in Chillicothe. At about midnight, officers were dispatched to what was described as a domestic disturbance in the 100 block of Webster. Police said this incident was determined to be verbal in nature and no arrests were made […]

Livingston County Sheriff

Livingston County Sheriff reports on investigations into property damage, domestic disturbance and burglary

Among investigations by the Livingston County Sheriff’s Office recently, Sheriff Steve Cox reports investigation continues of property damage in the 600 block of Fellows in Utica. Cox says an unknown person used a chainsaw to destroy a child’s fort and cut down several trees. The sheriff’s office assisted the Chillicothe Police Department with a domestic […]

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Audio: Clinton Missouri man facing numerous felony charges after shooting at police during stand-off

A Clinton man in western Missouri faces multiple felony charges after shooting at police in a stand-off at a residence Saturday.     Police responded to a domestic disturbance Saturday and found McCartney’s wife outside the residence, who told them he was inside destroying things. When officers yelled in through the front door for McCartney […]

Chillicothe Missouri Police Department

Domestic disturbance calls tops list of weekend calls for Chillicothe Police Department

Officers with the Chillicothe Police Department responded to several domestic disturbance calls over the weekend, resulting in arrests. Officers responded to the 200 block of Bridge Street in reference to a domestic disturbance. As a result of the investigation, Officers arrested 29-year-old Justin Stanley for domestic assault who was processed and transported to the Daviess/DeKalb Regional […]

Chillicothe Missouri Police Department

Chillicothe Police Department responds to 201 calls for service over the weekend

The Chillicothe Police Department remained busy over the weekend reporting that they responded to 201 calls for service from the public. Officers responded to a report of a domestic disturbance in the 300 block of Walnut Street. As a result of the investigation, Officers arrested Mathew Pike for Domestic Assault 4th. Mathew was processed at […]

Chillicothe Missouri Police Department

Chillicothe Police Department answers 94 calls for service on Thursday

The Chillicothe Police Department was busy on Thursday answering 94 calls for service, with some calls highlighted here. Officers arrested Justin Beagles in the 500 block of Corporate Drive on an active State of Indiana warrant for 2 counts of child molestation. Beagles was transferred to the Daviess-DeKalb Regional Jail pending extradition to Indiana. A […]

Livingston County Sheriff

Livingston County Sheriff Steve Cox reports on department investigations, incidents and arrests

Livingston County Sheriff Steve Cox and his staff have been busy throughout the month of October with investigations and incidents.  Several arrests are also in his report. A registered Sex Offender Violation Investigation has taken place on an area offender for allegedly refusing to list accurate vehicle and address information on the required registration forms.  […]

Livingston County sheriff

Livingston County Sheriff’s Department report includes sexual offense investigation, fake ID, improper photos at school

The Livingston County Sheriff’s department  has been continuing reported misdemeanor sex offense violations to one or more juvenile victims in Livingston County. That investigation is nearing completion as a person was able to be interviewed June 21. A report is being submitted to the Prosecuting Attorney seeking an arrest warrant for the suspect. An investigated […]