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    Missouri Man Who Claimed Wife Killed Herself Charged With Her Shooting Death, Police Say

    A Missouri man who claimed his wife killed herself while he was sleeping is now accused of fatally shooting her, prosecutors said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    He And His Pregnant Wife Argued Over His Affair. Was It A Heat-Of-The-Moment Killing Or Murder?

    A man in Missouri was convicted of murder for killing his pregnant wife after an argument over his affair. Now, he faces spending life in prison.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Respiratory Therapist Accused Of Murdering Patient In 2002 After 9 People Died Within Months

    Police have launched a manhunt for a Missouri woman who is wanted in connection to a nearly 20-year-old murder, authorities said. he worked as their therapist.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    He Walked Off The Job So His Boss Fired Him. Days Later, He Returned To Get His Things...And Commit Murder.

    A man walked off the job and was fired in Missouri. Days later, he returned and shot and killed his boss. Now, the employee will head to prison for life.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    28-Year-Old, Teenager Arrested In Connection To Fatal Shooting In Rural Missouri

    A man and a teenager were both charged with murder in connection to a fatal shooting in Missouri, police said. The victim was found in a rural home.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    21-Year-Old Woman Shot To Death In Missouri Home, Bloody Roommate Accused Of Murder

    A 21-year-old woman was found shot to death in her Missouri home. A roommate has been arrested in connection to the murder, but police have not released a motive.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Suspect From Missouri ‘Just Passing Through’ Illinois Town Accused Of Murdering Travel Companion: Police

    A suspect from Missouri is accused of killing a man he was traveling with through Illinois last month, authorities said. The victim was shot multiple times.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Missouri Man Accused Of Separate Shootings — One Fatal — Months Apart

    A man was arrested in connection to two shootings in Missouri, police said. One of the shootings was fatal. The incidents were just months apart.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    He slaughtered his sister, a baby and his grandparents and left coins in their eyes. Why has never been fully answered.

    A Missouri man killed four of his relatives and left coins in their eyes, then was found naked in Arizona. Now, he will spend his life in prison.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    Missouri woman left 9 children unattended, including an infant who died, police say

    A Springfield, Missouri woman left nine children unattended, including an 8-month-old infant who died, at an unlicensed daycare center, police say.
    By David Wetzel
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    NEWS

    He helped beat a child during an exorcism that caused the 4-year-old's death. Now, he faces decades behind bars.

    One of the people accused in connection to the beating death of a child in Missouri pleaded guilty and faces decades in prison. The death happened during an exorcism.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    19-year-old Missouri man shot three people, killing one, police say

    A 19-year-old Missouri man has been arrested after he allegedly shot three people at a home, killing one. He also allegedly assaulted a woman at the scene.
    By Mack Bush
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    Woman who decapitated her 6-year-old son told police 'devil was trying to attack her': report

    A 35-year-old woman was arrested after police say they found a decapitated dog and 6-year-old boy in her home, as the woman claimed "devil was going to attack her."
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    Missouri man charged with murder at homeless camp in the woods, police said

    A homeless man has been accused of murdering another homeless man in Missouri. Police say the victim suffered an assault, but the motive has not been determined.
    By Mack Bush
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    Teen assaults bus driver in Missouri, claims he was cut him off in parking lot: report

    A 19-year-old Missouri man assaulted a bus driver after the bus allegedly cut him off in the parking lot. The bus was full of student at the time.
    By Todd Betzold
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    Woman shoots and kills ex, second man helped her dispose of body on side of highway, cops say

    A Missouri woman shot and killed her ex-boyfriend, who still lived with her, police said. A second man helped her dispose of the body on the side of the highway.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    She shot and killed 3 people, then claimed she was a 'bad person.' Now she'll head to prison for decades.

    In Missouri, a woman killed three people and said she was a bad person. She will now head to prison for the rest of her life. A co-defendant faces a summer trial.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    NEWS

    Woman found dead during welfare check, suspect arrested after standoff with police

    A Missouri woman's family asked cops to do a welfare check on their daughter. Police say they found her dead and suspect arrested after standoff.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    He lived in a family's basement and got help with his music career. But then killed them all during a robbery.

    A man was sentenced to prison for killing four people, including a child, during a robbery. The man lived in the family's basement and worked with the mom on music.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    COLD CASES

    She was found dead, wrapped in blankets behind a truck stop the day before her birthday. Her killer hasn't been caught.

    Gloria Barnes was found dead behind a Missouri truck stop. She was last seen in Arkansas days earlier. Decades later, police haven't made an arrest in the cold case.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Man claimed a 3-year-old died after being hit by a car. But, police say he caused the injuries.

    A 3-year-old child was found bruised and not breathing in a home, St. Louis police said. A man said the injuries were caused by a car, but police said he killed the victim.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Woman allegedly used sword to kill boyfriend on Christmas Eve, gives grinning mugshot

    A murder suspect used a sword to stab her boyfriend to death, according to reports and police in Missouri. The accused then gave a grinning mugshot.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    COLD CASES

    He murdered over $18 of liquor. But, it wasn't until he confessed decades later in prison that cops closed the cold case.

    A man murdered another person over a liquor purchase. But, it wasn't until he confessed while in prison on other charges that police could close the cold case.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    NEWS

    Driver shot and crashed a bus into a pole, suspect arrested

    The driver of a Metro bus in Missouri was shot while driving, which caused him to crash the bus into a pole, police said. A suspect has been arrested.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    Newlywed soldier allegedly burglarizing homes hours following wedding accused of murder after accomplice dies

    A newlywed and his accomplice in Missouri are charged with second-degree murder in connection to the shooting death their fellow soldier, authorities said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    She said she didn’t kill her husband, but the jury didn’t buy it. Now, she would spend the rest of her life behind bars.

    A woman was sentenced to prison for killing her husband in Missouri. She claimed their house was broken into, but a jury convicted her of murder.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    NEWS

    Man allegedly ran over victim with his car, killing him, after argument at St. Louis bar

    A man has been charged with murder after he allegedly ran two men over with his car, killing one. Police say the incident started with an argument inside a bar.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Mother found murdered in her home journaled son’s alleged mental decline and violent behavior, authorities say

    A mother in Missouri who detailed her allegedly violent son’s possible mental health issues in a journal was found murdered in her bedroom, authorities said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    2 teens arrested for shooting 19-year-old nursing student, 3 others in Missouri

    Two Missouri teenagers are under arrest in connection to the fatal shooting of a 19-year-old nursing student who was working her way through school.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    SERIAL KILLERS

    Suspected serial killer arrested in Missouri after allegedly slaying six people in St. Louis County

    A suspected serial killer was arrested in connection to the deaths of six people in and around the St. Louis area between September and October, police said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    COLD CASES

    A child was found without a head, dumped in 1983. Today she remains "Jane Doe" and her name unknown.

    St. Louis Jane Doe was found murdered in 1983 and left in an abandoned home. Today police still don't know her name or who killed the child.
    By Jean Campbell
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    NEWS

    Mother charged with murder after her 8-month-old baby falls off bed in motel: police

    A Missouri mother is facing up to life in prison on charges of second-degree murder and child abuse after her baby recently died, police said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    He told police there was an intruder in his girlfriend's home. A jury said it was him, and he killed his lover.

    A man was convicted of stabbing and killing his girlfriend in her Missouri home. He texted police there was an intruder, but investigators say it was him.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    NEWS

    Mother arrested for allegedly killing her 8-month-old son in Missouri

    A mother has been arrested after she allegedly killed her 8-month-old son in a motel room in Missouri. A medical examiner ruled the death a homicide.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Boy, 3, dies one month after returning from protective custody to home of man accused of child abuse, police say

    A Missouri man with a history of child abuse allegations against him is now in custody for the death of a toddler, authorities said. He is charged with murder.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    She called police to say her home was robbed and husband killed. A jury called her the murderer.

    A Missouri woman was convicted of her husband's murder. The suspect said she was innocent and came home to find him dead and the home robbed.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    MISSING

    30 years ago three people went missing in Missouri with few clues. Decades later, a town is still stumped at what happened.

    The Springfield 3 case is nearly 30 years old, and still few answers. Three people vanished in Missouri with little evidence left behind about what happened.
    By Michael East
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    NEWS

    8-month-old baby found dead with trauma to head and neck, father accused of murder

    An 8-month-old baby was found dead with violent trauma to the head and neck. Police say the baby's father has been charged with the child's murder.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    Missouri man has spent behind bars for 40 years for a murder he did not commit

    A man has spent more than 40 years in prison for a murder he did not commit. Prosecutors are now working to get the man released from behind bars.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    NEWS

    Woman charged after allegedly slitting 6-year-old boy’s throat in Missouri

    A Missouri woman has been charged after she allegedly slit the throat of a six-year-old boy. The boy survived but will require surgery. She allegedly called to report she had killed him.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Missouri man on probation for assaulting his 79-year-old grandmother now accused of killing her

    A man in Missouri who allegedly violated his probation in a domestic assault case involving his 79-year-old grandmother is now accused of killing her.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Dozens of sex workers, including 2 children, rescued in multi-state human trafficking bust

    A Missouri-led human trafficking operation rescued 47 victims, including two children, officials said. More than 100 people were arrested across multiple states.
    By Nate Homan
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    NEWS

    Ride-share driver shot 26 times during a robbery. The shooter now faces years behind bars.

    A man in Missouri admitted to shooting a ride-share driver 26 times during a robbery. The victim lived after the attack. The suspect now faces at least 10 years in prison.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Missouri woman accused of killing 4-year-old, hiding body in woods

    A Missouri woman faces first-degree murder charges for killing a child in 2018 and hiding the body in the woods, prosecutors said. The charges were increased recently.
    By Nate Homan
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    NEWS

    Police hunting for man accused of killing his girlfriend, 11-year-old in Missouri

    A man is wanted after he allegedly killed his long-term girlfriend and her 11-year-old daughter. Police are asking the public for help in finding the suspect.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Failed robbery attempt leaves two dead, woman charged with their murder: cops

    A failed robbery attempt of drugs and money in Missouri led to two men being killed and police say a woman has been charged with second-degree murder.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    Missouri man hid body in basement, attempted to clean up after murder, according to police

    A Missouri man has been charged with second-degree murder after a body was found at his home. He allegedly shot the man in the head, then tried to clean with bleach.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    19-year-old murdered along Missouri road. The man who stabbed her will now head to prison.

    A man was sentenced to life in prison for fatally stabbing a 19-year-old along the road in Missouri. The victim was the area's first baby of the millennium.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    COLD CASES

    Man found dead in his driveway in 2004. Police just announced the arrest in the 17-year-old cold case.

    A woman has been charged in connection to the fatal shooting of a man in 2004. The murder was considered a cold case until the recent arrest.
    By Nate Homan
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    NEWS

    Missouri police employee hid boyfriend in her apartment after he allegedly killed ex-wife: cops

    An employee for the St. Louis County police hid her boyfriend at her apartment after he allegedly shot and killed his ex-wife, police say. She now faces charges.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    ‘Today is the day’: Missouri teenager allegedly told investigators he killed his grandfather for poisoning him

    A Missouri teenager is in custody after he allegedly shot his grandfather because, he claimed, the older man had been poisoning him, prosecutors said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Two people found dead in their yard in Missouri. Suspect arrested in connection to double murder.

    A man and a woman were murdered on July 24 and were found dead lying in their yard, police say. The victims and the suspect allegedly fought before police were called.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Three charged with manslaughter in Missouri duck boat sinking that killed 17, prosecutors say

    Three people face criminal charges in connection to the sinking of a duck boat on a Missouri lake in 2018. A total of 17 people, five children, died in the incident.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Pam Hupp helped put an innocent man in prison for killing his wife. She’s now charged with the murder.

    The Missouri woman who was once a star witness in a murder case that put an innocent man behind bars is now accused of committing the crime, police say.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    They went to a home to retrieve a gun, it ended in murder. Now, the couple will head to prison.

    A boyfriend and girlfriend were sentenced to life in prison for murder. They were charged with shooting a man in a dispute over a gun, officials said.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    NEWS

    70-year-old St. Louis man shot at police after murdering woman, report says

    A 70-year-old man from St. Louis was charged with first-degree murder and assaulting police after he opened fire after officers said he killed a woman.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Man says he shot and killed his roommate who lunged at him. Experts say the victim was shot in the back.

    A Missouri man was charged with murder in connection to his roommate's shooting death, prosecutors said. The suspect said it was self-defense.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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