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.
Destry Marcotte, 48, was trying to call himself a “sovereign citizen,” and as such was filing claims that the IRS owed him $600,000.
The Daily Journal newspaper in Park Hills, Missouri reports that 48-year-old Larry Wayne Ham of Hillsboro pleaded guilty to two counts of first-degree robbery.
Bradley Ferguson, owner of Fenton-based Paymaster Business Solutions Inc., was sentenced to 54 months in prison on mail fraud and money laundering charges.
Gary A. Dotson was sentenced to 24 years in prison for child exploitation and child pornography offenses.
The victim, 36-year-old Angie Young, was shot and killed execution-style – 11 bullets through a window – as she sat behind the wheel of her car in a White Castle parking lot.
Deandrea Robinson, 38, of St. Peters, was sentenced to 24 months in prison and ordered to pay $50,000 restitution for his theft of a parcel of real estate from an area woman, which he used to borrow $50,000.