The case of the Iowa college student who drowned while in Missouri Water Patrol custody on Memorial Day Weekend goes before a rare coroner’s inquest in Morgan County this morning.
An upcoming court proceeding will examine the death of a handcuffed Iowa man who went overboard as a Missouri State Highway Patrol boat was transporting him from the Lake of the Ozarks on suspicion of boating while intoxicated.
Missouri Highway Patrol says Noah Cook got out of floatation device in water near Rolla
Police say 4-year-old Taylor Laxton of Pinckneyville was found in a friend’s pool.
Anthony Piercy has returned to work after a handcuffed Iowa man drowned while in his custody on the Lake of the Ozarks.
Brandon Ellingson of Clive, Iowa, had been placed in a life vest and was being transported for a sobriety test late Saturday afternoon.
20-year-old Brandon Ellingson of Clive, Iowa, stood up on the moving vessel before going into the water at 5:23 p.m. Saturday.
The patrol says the body of John Schneider of Skidmore was recovered from the Nodaway River near Skidmore Wednesday night.
An autopsy indicated that drowning was the likely cause of death, and police say there were no signs of foul play. St. Louis County detectives suspect suicide.
Lafayette County authorities say a 12-year-old boy died after falling through ice into a partially frozen lake.