A shoplifting suspect who was shot and wounded by a suburban St. Louis police officer earlier this year has been sentenced to five years in prison.
Judge: “He had a dark heart and no conscience.”
Don McGhee plead guilty in April 2015.
President Barack Obama is shortening the sentences of 45 people convicted of drug-trafficking and is releasing them this November.
Sylvester Caldwell pled guilty to extortion charges related to a towing company and a Pine Lawn convenience store.
A St. Charles County judge has sentenced 45-year-old Terry Smith and his 44-year-old wife, Victoria, to seven years in prison and fined them $500.
Missouri lawmakers disagree over how long minors convicted of first-degree murder should have to spend in prison, with a House panel on Monday.
“We arrest criminals and they say ‘I’m not worried about it. I got paper. I got probation the first time, and I’ll get paper the second time,'” complained a frustrated Police Chief Sam Dotson.
The man accused of killing a southeast Missouri tattoo artist and putting his remains in a septic tank has been sentenced.
Dr. Devon Golding has been convicted of multiple health-care fraud related charges for billing for services not rendered and false statements involving a health-care benefit plan.