As the weather heats up, the number of those participating in outdoor water activities is increasing, and that has Missouri Department of Conservation officers seeing a jump in incidents.
Prosecutors say James Crocker admitted shooting Paul Dart, Jr. last July, after Dart, his wife and others stopped at a gravel bar to relieve themselves and pour more drinks.
James Crocker of Steelville is charged in the death of 48-year-old Paul Dart Jr. Crawford County Associate Circuit Judge Scott Bernstein heard more than an hour of testimony Friday.
James Crocker of Steelville is charged with second-degree murder in the death of 48-year-old Paul Dart Jr.
A woman from Cuba Missouri drowned in the Meramec River Saturday.
Crawford County, Mo. sheriff’s deputies say shooting happened Saturday near Cuba.
The northern Illinois father and son who disappeared along the Meramec River near Pacific Palisades on July 2nd have been found.
Todd Combs, the stepfather of Christopher Marks who drowned in the Meramec River last August was sentenced Monday.
Todd Combs admitted providing alcohol to Marks and six other teens during a Sunday evening family outing at the Pacific Palisades Conservation Area.
With no evidence of a drowning or a crime, authorities are no longer searching along the Meramec River for a pair of missing fishermen.