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    The Montana tooth pull

    MONTANA – We’ve all had a loose tooth when we were children that just took forever to fallout. But for young boy named Calvin in Montana, a tooth was taking too long, so Calvin decided use a bow that he’s been learning to shoot with to pullout the tooth. Calvin had to do some experimenting to finding a string that would hold onto the tooth when he shot an arrow. But on a third try, it was a success.

  • Car fire near downtown St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – A FOX2 viewer shot this video, a car on fire just south of Busch Stadium around 3 am Sunday morning. According to the viewer, Kourtney Sinskey, the car had just been an accident and caught on fire. No word on injuries.

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    Fatal accident in Franklin County

    FRANKLIN COUNTY, MO (KPLR) – A 30-year-old man was killed overnight Sunday near Brinkman Road and St. Mary’s Road in Franklin County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol has identified the man as Levi Wheeler. Wheeler was killed when his Ford Focus left the road and crashed into tree bursting into flames. The driver of the vehicle suffered serious injuries and was transported to the hospital.

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    St. Louis man charged in disappearance of 12-year-old girl

    MILLER, MO (KPLR) – A 12-year-old girl missing since Friday evening has been found in Washington, Missouri alive and safe. According to FOX News, Haylie Douglas was last seen in Lawrence County Missouri Friday evening by her mother. The mother told authorities that she had taken a nap after seeing her daughter in the yard. When she woke up around 6 pm, Haylie was nowhere to be found. After contacting the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office, volunteers on horseback, ATV’s, along […]

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    Rolla man charged with murder of girlfriend’s ex-husband

    ROLLA, MO (KPLR) – Friday night just past 9 pm, the Rolla Police Department received a 911 call with a woman saying her boyfriend was on his way to her home to kill her ex-husband. When police arrived at the woman’s house, they found a male suspect standing over the lifeless body of an adult male. The suspect was taken into custody without incident. Police say 27-year-old Joshua M. Toole shot the ex-husband after a struggle ensued at the residence. […]

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    Missing St. Charles County woman found

    Update: Katherine M. Welge has been found safe ST.  CHARLES COUNTY, MO (KPLR) – The St. Charles County Police Department is seeking the public’s help to locate a missing woman. Police say 40-year-old Katherine M. Welge was last seen on May 15th around 4 pm in Defiance, MO. She was wearing a gray t-shirt, blue jeans and black tennis shoes. She was driving a 2006 four-door Ford Explorer with Missouri license plate KA4-C0P. Welge is medium height and has brown […]

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    Accident on westbound I-70 at Warrenton backing up traffic

    WARRENTON, MO (KPLR) – It’s slow going for traffic in Warren County on I-70 near the Warrenton exit. An accident involving a semi tractor trailer has shut down part of the interstate as crews work to clear the road. Please avoid the area, as it will take up to several hours to reopen the interstate.

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    Body pulled from submerged vehicle

    CLINTON COUNTY, IL (KTVI) – Authorities in Clinton County Illinois have pulled the body of a man from vehicle found submerged in a flooded area near Damiansville Illinois. The Belleville News Democrat is reporting the vehicle was pulled from the water Tuesday morning with a backhoe. A fire chief says a resident saw the vehicle go into the water.

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    EPA starts new round of testing radioactivity at Bridgeton Landfill

    BRIDGETON, MO (KPLR) – Monday a new round of testing started at the Bridgeton Landfill for radioactivity. The testing will monitor the levels of radioactivity, to see if it is spreading to the nearby West Lake Landfill. Crews at the Bridgeton Landfill have been fighting an underground fire, and working to keep it from spreading to the West Lake landfill. The owner, Republic Services says the Bridgeton Landfill is safe and stabilized.

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    Airman shot in Warrensburg dies

    WARRENSBURG, MO (KPLR) – A Senior Airman from the  Whiteman Air Force Base in western Missouri has died from a gunshot wound suffer on Saturday  in Warrensburg. Airman John J. Bottom was shot at an off-base residence in Warrensburg, and rushed to a Kansas City hospital for treatment. Bottom later died at the hospital. The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office has made an arrest in the shooting of the airman. According to a AP Wire report, the suspect fired a handgun […]

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    Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office raids suspected synthetic drug outlet

    PULASKI COUNTY, MO (KPLR) – Late Saturday night the Pulaski County Joint Drug Task Force raided the CB’s Mini-Mart for substances believed to be synthetic drugs know as Bath Salts and K-2. The raid was conducted after several months of a multi-jurisdictional investigation, and several drug overdoses related to synthetic drugs in the Pulaski County area that resulted in deaths. CB’s Mini-Mart is located on Z Highway near the Highway 28 exit. During the raid, officers seized over 100, five […]

  • Police Invovled Shooting Charges

    Charges filed against woman who shot at police officers

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – The St. Louis Circuit Attorney’s Office has issued warrants against the woman who fired at two St. Louis city police officers. 39-year-old Jennifer Morgan has been charged with assault on a law enforcement officers and armed criminal action. The incident occurred Friday in South St. Louis at a home on Chippewa near Gravois. Authorities say two officers were answering a disturbance call, when they encountered Morgan in home with handgun. She raised her weapon firing at […]

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