Wright City Man Accused of Biting Off Man’s Finger During Fight
A Warren County man is now being officially charged with assault from an incident in February where he allegedly bit off another mans pinky finger during a fight.
23 year old Ian L. Maples of Wright City allegedly told the Warren County Sheriff’s Department he accidentally had bitten the mans finger off during an altercation at a house off of Trails End Drive in Wright City on February 8th.
According to police the victim tried to call 911, when he had the phone knocked out of his hand.
The fight then moved outside, when Maples is accused of biting off the man’s right pinky finger severing the top knuckle from the rest of his finger.
Maples is being charged with Second-Degree assault which is a Class D felony.
Mexico Public Safety Responds to Four Fires Over Fourth of July Holiday Weekend Mexico Public Safety responded to four separate fires over the Fourth of July holiday weekend. The first fire happened Friday afternoon just before 3:30 in the 1200 block of South Jefferson. Responding personnel found a fire outside of a house, near a…Continue Reading
KWWR Sports Report 7/5/22 Frankfurter-munching phenom Joey “Jaws” Chestnut won his 15th Nathan’s Famous Fourth of July hot dog eating contest yesterday (Monday). Chestnut devoured 63 hot dogs and buns at the annual exhibition. On the women’s side Miki Sudo downed 40 dogs and buns to win the title after skipping last year’s frank fest…Continue Reading
KWWR Sports Report 7/4/22 The St. Louis Cardinals were shut out 4-0 by the Philadelphia Phillies last night (Sunday). The Cardinals are 3-4-1 in their last eight series. Losing last night dropped them to 7-17 in series finales on the season. The Cardinals will be in Atlanta tonight starting a series with the Braves. The…Continue Reading
KWWR Sports Report 7/2/22 Despite Nolan Arenado hitting for the cycle last night, the Cards lost to the Phillies 5-3. The Phillies were helped by a tiebreaking home run by Darick Hall and an insurance run by Rhys Hoskins. This afternoon’s matchup sees lefty Matthew Liberatore facing off against the Phillies right handed pitcher Kyle…Continue Reading