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Wednesday March 22, 2017

ANOTHER ARREST MADE IN CONNECTION TO ASSAULT IN WAYNE COUNTY A woman who was being sought in connection to an assault last month in Wayne County has been arrested. Officials with the Wayne County Sheriff’s Department tell KWOC News that Tabitha Gallaher has been apprehended and is in custody. Gallaher was wanted in connection to…

Tuesday March 21, 2017

TWO FOUND DEAD FOLLOWING FIRE IN STODDARD COUNTY Two people were found dead Monday following a fire at a residence in Advance. According to Stoddard County Coroner Kenny Pope, the deceased have been identified as 43 year old Andrea Carlisle and 41 year old Herscheal Stephens, both of Advance. Autopsies have been scheduled for Wednesday.…

Monday March 20, 2017

MARIJUANA AND APPROXIMATELY $10,000 FOUND IN VEHICLE Authorities in Poplar Bluff say a man was taken into custody last week after marijuana and around $10,000 were found in his vehicle. Poplar Bluff Police Chief Danny Whiteley tells KWOC News that a patrolman made contact with 35 year old Lee Marvin Hamilton, of Poplar Bluff, last…

Friday, March 17, 2017

          AUTHORITIES LOOKING FOR MAN CHARGED WITH RAPE AND KIDNAPPING   Authorities in Southeast Missouri are looking for a man who has been charged with kidnapping and rape. Sergeant Clark Parrott with the Missouri State Highway Patrol says that authorities are searching for 25 year old Heath Miller, of Rector, Arkansas.…