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One in hospital after shooting east of Columbia city limits

One in hospital after shooting east of Columbia city limits

Posted 10:01 PM 11/17/2018 by Melody Cox, KOMU 8 Digital Producer & Daniel Perreault, KOMU 8 Reporter

BOONE COUNTY - One person was hospitalized Saturday evening after a shooting just east of Columbia, the Boone County Sheriff's Department said.

Deputies responded to a shots fired call in the 800 block of North Wester Lane around 9:30 p.m.

Deputies did not provide any information on the victim's condition. They also did not provide any information on a possible suspect.

Just before 10:30 p.m. Saturday, deputies put up crime scene tape.

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'Beer and Brats for Cops' raises money for Police Unity Tour

'Beer and Brats for Cops' raises money for Police Unity Tour

Posted 6:13 PM 11/17/2018 by Spencer Humphrey, KOMU 8 Reporter

LAKE OZARK - Community members gathered Saturday to raise money for the Police Unity Tour. 

Every year, police officers from around the country take part in the Police Unity Tour, a bike race from Washington D.C. to New Jersey. Each officer rides in honor of one or more fallen (More)
11/16/2018

Jury: Man guilty in killing of abusive Missouri mother

Jury: Man guilty in killing of abusive Missouri mother

Posted 11:03 AM 11/17/2018 by The Associated Press

SPRINGFIELD (AP) — A jury has found a Wisconsin man guilty of first-degree murder for killing a Missouri mother who prosecutors say forced her daughter to pretend she was disabled.

The Springfield News-Leader reported Friday that Nicholas Godejohn faces a sentence of life in prison (More)

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