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Defendants Get Prison Sentences For Drug Use

On Tuesday, Sept. 3, during Law Day proceedings, 44th Judicial Circuit Judge Craig Carter sentenced three defendants to the Missouri Department of Correc­tions. All three cases involved meth­amphetamine. James “Bo” Ellison, 27, of Ava, was sentenced to four years in ...

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Monett Man Charged With Armed Bank Robbery

Joseph K. Meierotto

SPRINGFIELD – Tammy Dickinson, United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced today that a Monett, Mo., man has been charged in federal court with robbing a Great Southern Bank branch in Springfield at gunpoint. Joseph K. Meierotto, ...

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Recent Arrests Boost County Jail Population

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Douglas County Sheriff Chris Degase released information this week on numerous arrests that have been made recently. Some of the charges resulted from investigations conducted by officers, others from tips from citizens, and another was the result of a grand ...

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