More Bulk Buys of Prepaid Cellphones Reported - Authorities Ask, Why?The state's former homeland security chief says the phones could be used to detonate a bomb, communicate between criminals, or to resell at a profit.
FBI Alerted to Suspicious Cellphone Buys in MissouriThe purchases last weekend in Columbia, Lebanon and Macon raised red flags because such cell phones, often called ``burners,'' frequently are discarded in an effort to avoid detection. And such phones can be used as bomb detonators.
Witnesses: Teen Shot By 11-Year-Old Was Selling a PhoneJazmyne Clark, 18, who lives two doors down from the shooting, says the 11-year-old was on the front porch when he told the 16-year-old to approach him.
Jail Inmate Charges Deputies, Injuring OneMarcus Griffin had blocked view of his cell with a mattress.
Relatives Of Woman Who Died In Police Custody Hire AttorneyAutopsy shows blood clots caused Anna Brown's death following her arrest at area hospital.
Total Cell Phone Ban For Drivers May Be Coming In IllinoisHands-free devices would be exempt under proposal.
Wright City Man Arrested On Child Porn ChargesSuspect's girlfriend discovered lewd photos, called police.