The suspect in the kidnapping and killing of a 12-year-old southwest Missouri girl is seeking a change of venue or a jury imported from another county for his trial.
Sen. Dan Brown is proposing legislation intended that would limit extensions for appeals in cases involving kidnapping and murder.
A police search of the southwest Missouri home of a middle-school football coach accused in a 10-year-old girl’s kidnapping and death found child pornography and more than a dozen guns.
The Hailey Owens case focuses fresh attention on a bill before Missouri lawmakers.
A Jefferson County man accused of kidnapping his girlfriend now has formally been charged.
St. Charles police say two young children in foster care have been kidnapped by their biological mother and one child’s father.
The girl says two men in a white cargo van pulled up to her while she was riding her bike on Queensbridge Road Wednesday and the driver told her to get in the van.
Castro was sentenced Aug. 1 to life in prison plus 1,000 years on his guilty plea to 937 counts including kidnapping and rape.
Walter Worthan is accused of keeping 16 and 17-year-old boys at Worthan’s house, taping them to chairs, beating them, throwing them down stairs, burning them with cigarettes, and more.
John Calvin Perry, 20, was originally considered dangerous enough that a judge set his bail at $15,000 cash-only but it was later lowered to $500 and Perry paid it.