A 17-month-old girl is dead – a victim of what the Festus police chief calls the worst case of child abuse he’s ever seen.
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Cody Bunch was arrested and charged with one count of abuse of a child-resulting in death.
Two people were air-lifted to the hospital after a fire leveled their Jefferson County home this morning.
Lynn Marie Messer, 52, was last seen around 4 a.m. Tuesday in the Festus area.
The chase started after the 24-year-old showed up at the Steak ‘n Shake in Festus waving a gun.
The victim is expected to survive, and police say the suspects and the victim knew each other.
Festus Police Chief Tim Lewis says a man was shot in the bathroom.
Festus Police are asking for the public’s help in finding whomever was throwing rocks off an overpass onto I-55 early Sunday morning.
Fire Chief Chuck Boyer says by the time firefighters got the call to the 500 block of Edgewood, half the home was engulfed in flames.