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Suspect uses officer’s taser against him

Justin Wolfe An officer with the Buchanan County Drug Strike Force got more than he bargained for trying to serve an arrest warrant Friday morning. Captain Shawn Collie tells us the officer was trying to serve a

Route 6 closure planned for tonight

AMITY, Mo – A Route 6 closure is planned for tonight in DeKalb County. A wind farm project is bringing windmill towers to locations throughout west and central parts of DeKalb County. As part of this project,

Report of man with gun draws officers to WRDCC

Quite a scare at the Western Reception Diagnostic and Correctional Center Friday morning. Prison officials alerted the Missouri State Highway Patrol that there was a man walking the grounds of the WRDCC with a gun. State troopers

Cameron man charged with raping his wife

Matthew Jackman A hearing is scheduled later this month for a Cameron man accused of raping his wife. The victim told police last week she woke up in bed to her husband’s persistent efforts to have sex,

Shots fired near 15th and Edmond

St. Joseph police are investigating after the report of shots fired in the Midtown area Friday morning. Shortly before 6:30 a.m. Friday, people started calling police dispatchers to report hearing shots fired near South 15th Street and

Buchanan County booking activity 9/2/2016

Here’s the latest booking activity from the Buchanan County Jail. All persons included in this post are innocent of crimes until proven guilty in a court of law. These are courtesy photos. This information is provided by