A judge last week overturned Allen’s 1983 conviction for the murder and rape of a St. Louis woman, citing DNA and other evidence that called the conviction into question.
The Springfield family is facing federal charges for alleging distributing millions worth of illegal synthetic drugs commonly known as K2.
Man beat, choked woman according to police.
A central Missouri judge has set bond at $500,000 for a failed artificial sweetener company’s CEO who was charged this week with theft and securities fraud.
State’s Attorney Brendan Kelly says the man was on a sedative, the sleep aid Ambien and an antihistamine at the time of the wreck last May on Interstate 64.
A grand jury indicted 33-year-old Brian Petty of Caseyville on one count of drug-induced homicide.
A 17-year-old now faces nine more charges in connection with two previous sexual assaults.
The manager of the Tobacco Shop in Platte City is accused of selling the synthetic drug from the store.
The 24-year-old is accused of physically abusing Ada Bowman at a rural Joplin mobile home park.
Police say it was an unfortunate accident.