Moniteau County Sheriff Tony Wheatley and Moniteau Prosecutor Shayne Healea said in a statement today [Friday] the investigation into the death of a 5 year old could take months.
The incident occurred outside California, Missouri.
Because of the ongoing investigation, specific facts and circumstance surrounding the child’s death will bot be released.
The name of the child is not being released.
KWWR Sports Report 8/15/22 The St. Louis Cardinals and Milwaukee Brewers squared off in the rubber game of their three game series on Sunday as they jockeyed for the lead in the National League Central Division. St. Louis got the win 6-3 as the two teams combined to hit 6 home runs which accounted for…Continue Reading
Rally for UM System Workers Draws Over 100 Protesters More than 100 people attended a protest for the Laborers Local 955’s “Rally to Stop Paid Time Off Cuts for UM System Workers” Saturday. A new proposal, offered by UM curators back in June, would affect about 13,000 UM staff across it’s four campuses: UMKC, UMSL,…Continue Reading
Several Central Missouri Honor Flight Riders Injured in Crash Friday Night Multiple members of the Central MO Honor Flight Riders, the motorcycle group that provides an honor guard for Honor Flight participants, were injured in a crash on Friday night on I-70 at Cedar Creek. Seven motorcycles were in the crash. Twelve riders were involved,…Continue Reading
Drought Conditions Improve Somewhat The weekly U.S. Drought Monitor indicates extreme drought continues to cover 3.2 percent of Missouri, roughly a fourth of last week’s level. Southern Missouri appears to be improving yet areas of Northern Missouri are starting to slide into abnormally dry conditions. Returning to normal were most of Montgomery, Moniteau, Warren, central…Continue Reading
Multiple Explosive Devices Found in Hannibal Man’s Home Yesterday (Sunday), a Hannibal man’s home was searched after a brief delay. Joshua E. Rickey, 33, was served with a search warrant at a residence in the 800 block of Hayward Street by the Hannibal Police and the ATF. Rickey refused to answer the door, although officers…Continue Reading
KWWR Sports Report 8/12/22 The Cardinals host the Brewers tonight at 7:05 at Busch Stadium in the first of a three game series. The Card’s Jordan Montgomery will be bringing it to the Brewer’s Eric Lauer on the mound. The Royals are also at home hosting the LA Dodgers at 7:10. Daniel Lynch will open…Continue Reading