Poplar Bluff Police officers and Missouri State Highway Patrol troopers chasing a rape suspect quickly got more than they bargained for Thursday.
Both victims say the same man attacked them. That man, 30-year-old Stephan Anderson, is from Poplar Bluff.
Jeffrey Dean Shelton of Poplar Bluff allegedly entered a home in Poplar Bluff on Oct. 24 and took a 5-year-old girl. Police say he surrendered later that day.
Jeffrey Dean Shelton is charged with child kidnapping and other crimes for allegedly abducting the girl from her home Wednesday.
The Butler County prosecutor charged Jeffrey Dean Shelton of Poplar Bluff on Wednesday with four felonies.
Abigail Berthoff was reportedly taken from a couch in the living room of her home around 6:50 this morning.
The Duggars star on the TLC reality show “19 Kids and Counting,” which gets its name from the fact they have 19 children.
A police dog in the southeast Missouri town of Poplar Bluff is credited with a key role in the arrest of two armed robbery suspects.
Synthetic drugs are blamed in the death of a Poplar Bluff man who died while in police custody.
A record check during the stop showed that the driver had an outstanding warrant from several years ago on a paraphernalia charge.