45-year-old Sikeston physician Rajesh Malhotra is charged with deviate sexual assault and three counts of first-degree sexual misconduct.
The U.S. Geological Survey says the 2.7-magnitude temblor was shortly before 1 a.m. Monday east and northeast of Benton.
Sixty-year-old Walter Dawkins of Mount Vernon pleaded guilty Friday in U.S. District Court in Benton.
A missing man has been found at Rend Lake in Benton, Illinois.
Shannon Wilfong ordered to spend month in jail, with credit for time served.
Several nearby homes damaged when vacant house catches fire.
Twenty-year-old Antonio Smith was sentenced Friday in Franklin County.