A Missouri judge says prosecutors don’t have to provide evidence before the preliminary hearing for a 46-year-old man accused of killing a 10-year-old Springfield girl.
Police are looking for 22-year-old Cierra Baker, who they say stole merchandise from the H&M store at Chesterfield Mall before forcing a woman to drive her from the scene.
Antwon Jenkins faces possible life in federal prison after being convicted of charges that he attacked and abducted a man in 2012.
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.