A man wanted in relation to the May third homicide of 43 year old Robert Eugene Jennings on Greeley Drive in Columbia was killed in a shootout with police in Overland Park, Kansas today. [Friday]
According to the Columbia Police Department, Overland Park officers responded to several calls involving shots fired. Upon arrival, Charles Tyrone Webb began shooting at officers who then fired back. Webb was hit and taken to a hospital in critical condition where he was later pronounced dead.
The officers involved were not injured.
Mexico Teen Accused of DWI After Leading Callaway County Deputies On High-Speed Chase A Mexico teen is facing charges after reportedly leading Callaway County deputies on a high-speed chase and crashing his mother’s car. According to a report from ABC 17 News, 18-year-old Blake Lewis Mason was charged this weekend with resisting arrest and driving…Continue Reading
Community R-VI Lady Trojans Softball Clinch Conference Championship With Win at Cairo The Community R-VI Lady Trojans Softball team are the 2023 CAC Conference Champions. Community defeated Cairo 3-2 on Monday night. The Lady Trojans are 19-4 on the season and finished conference play undefeated at 7-0. Up next the Lady Trojans host Monroe City…Continue Reading
Mexico Lady Bulldogs Softball Wins Thriller Over Kirksville The Mexico Lady Bulldogs are riding a five-game winning streak after defeating the Kirksville Lady Tigers 5-4 on the road Monday, September 25, 2023. The Lady Bulldogs took the lead late in the game. It was tied at four in the top of the eighth inning when…Continue Reading
Prosecutors File Amended Charges Against Man Accused of Murdering Monroe County Woman Murder charges have been upgraded for the man accused of killing a Monroe County woman. According to online court records filed yesterday (Monday), September 25th, 2023 prosecutors filed an amended criminal complaint against 65-year-old Lyle Miller. His second-degree murder charge has been upgraded…Continue Reading
Woman Speeding Past Fully Marked Callaway County Sheriff’s Office K9 Unit Arrested for Over 1.5 Pounds of Methamphetamine
Woman Speeding Past Fully Marked Callaway County Sheriff’s Office K9 Unit Arrested for Over 1.5 Pounds of Methamphetamine The Callaway County Sheriff’s Office provided the following news release: On September 22, 2023, at approximately 12:47 AM, a Callaway County Sheriff’s Office K9 unit was conducting a patrol on the westbound lanes of I-70 near mile…Continue Reading
Callaway County Sheriff’s Office Arrests Two Men After Separate Weapons Offenses in Auxvasse On September 21, 2023, at approximately 9am, deputies responded to a reported sexual assault in the 200 block of East Harrison. The victim, managed to escape the residence and was assisted by a passerby who promptly contacted law enforcement. The victim, later…Continue Reading