Missouri Man Twice Protected by Castle Doctrine in KillingsA 55-year-old eastern Missouri man who killed two intruders at a home this year has been protected by the state's castle doctrine in both cases.
Seven Facing Meth Distribution Charges in Franklin CountyNarcotics investigators in eastern Missouri's Franklin County believe they've broken up a major methamphetamine distribution ring with the arrests of several people.
Concrete Plant Opponents File SuitResidents say plant would hurt property values, rezoning was illegal.
Authorities Say 20-Year-Old Woman Died from Tainted HeroinA 20-year-old woman is dead after using what authorities say was tainted heroin last week in Franklin County.
Man Shot by Police in Franklin County Charged with AssaultFranklin Kelly pulled a pistol on a Franklin County deputy and then tried to grab the deputy's weapon, police say.
LEO and Labadie Plaintiffs Agree to Landfill SettlementThe settlement resolves all pending lawsuits and requires Ameren to build the landfill at least five feet above the ground surface.
Man's Ear Bitten Off During Eastern Missouri DisputeThe victim told deputies that he and the suspect were arguing about a mutual friend about 3 a.m. Sunday when the biting happened.
UPDATED: One Killed in Franklin County CrashMissouri Highway Patrol says crash happened Friday afternoon on Highway 30
Police: Eastern Missouri Man Stabs Ax-Wielding IntruderThat's when police say the homeowner stabbed the 38-year-old intruder, who fled in the homeowner's vehicle.
Man Killed in Villa Ridge, Mo. CrashState troopers identify victim as 30-year-old Levi Wheeler of Villa Ridge
Police Find Drugs, Stolen Items After High Speed ChaseFranklin County, Mo. sheriff says both suspects in car were on probation when taken into custody overnight
Authorities Successful in Franklin County Drug BustThe arrest led to a building where a veritable drug smorgasbord was uncovered, including seven pounds of meth, half-pound of raw heroin, a pound of marijuana, numerous prescription narcotics, and synthetic drugs.