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Sedalia man arrested after shooting Saturday

Sedalia man arrested after shooting Saturday

Posted 8:25 AM 2/23/2020 by Claire Colby, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

SEDALIA — A 49-year-old man was taken to the University of Missouri hospital via air ambulance after sustaining a gunshot wound to his chest Saturday night, according to a news release from Sedalia police. He was in stable condition as of 6 a.m. Sunday. 

Officers were dispatched (More)

Yesterday

Three arrested after car chase Saturday afternoon

Three arrested after car chase Saturday afternoon

Posted 5:15 PM 2/22/2020 by Claire Colby, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

JEFFERSON CITY — Police arrested three people after a Saturday afternoon robbery led to a car chase, according to a news release from the Jefferson City Police Department. 

Police responded to a call reporting theft at a Jefferson City Kohl's department store at about 1:30. (More)...

2/21/2020

Woman arrested in connection with deadly Columbia home invasion

Woman arrested in connection with deadly Columbia home invasion

Posted 1:14 PM 2/22/2020 by Steve Lambson, KOMU 8 News Content Manager

COLUMBIA —Columbia police arrested Gracie Avery, 20, on charges of second degree murder just before 7 p.m. Friday. 

Prosecutors charged a woman with murder Friday in connection with a deadly home invasion and (More)

Yesterday

First Ward council candidates discuss neighborhood issues

First Ward council candidates discuss neighborhood issues

Posted 5:27 PM 2/22/2020 by Avery Everett, KOMU 8 News

COLUMBIA – Several First Ward neighborhood associations hosted a town hall forum Saturday with city council candidates to discuss housing, infrastructure and structural inequality issues.

Members of the North Central Columbia, West Ash and Ridgeway Neighborhood Associations put on (More)

2/21/2020

New projects ahead for Columbia city councilman after his final term

New projects ahead for Columbia city councilman after his final term

Posted 6:22 AM 2/22/2020 by Destinee Patterson, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - "Honest" and "righteous" are just a couple of words friends used to describe Columbia City Councilman Clyde Ruffin.

"He's a perfectionist," Mary Ratliffe, president of the NAACP chapter in Columbia, said."If he thought he was not going to be able to give it the time to do it (More)

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