Union County Authorities Asking for Assistance in Finding Wanted Woman

Union County Authorities Asking for Assistance in Finding Wanted Woman

UNION CO. – Union Co. Authorities are asking for assistance in finding Danielle Thrasher, who is wanted on charges of criminal sexual assault. According to a release from the Union County Sheriff’s Office, Thrasher, who also goes by Danielle Cook, additionally has warrants out of Johnson Co. and Stoddard Co., MO. She is believed to…

Carbondale Dog Park Ceremony Postponed Due to Weather

Carbondale Dog Park Ceremony Postponed Due to Weather

Due to inclimate weather, The Friends of Carbondale Dog Parks postponed a ceremony in which they will receive a community grant of $1,000 from the Walmart Foundation. According to a release from the organization, a presentation will now be held at Parrish Park Nov. 19 at noon at the future site of Carbondale’s first public…

Closings, Cancellations, & Delays for Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019

The following is a list of closings, cancellations, and delays for Tuesday, November 12, 2019. Last updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 8:23 AM CT Schools: Agape Christian School – Closed Ashley Grade School – Closed Akin Grade School – Closed Anna CC District 37 – Closed Anna-Jonesboro High School – Closed Ashley Grade School…

Carmi Police Searching for Stolen Box Trailer from Worksite

Carmi Police Searching for Stolen Box Trailer from Worksite

CARMI – Carmi Police are asking for assistance in finding those responsible for allegedly stealing a trailer from a worksite last week. According to a police report, the owner of the trailer stated he was contacted by his worker who said a black 2001 Cargo box trailer was missing from the worksite on College Boulevard. Surveillance…

Sikeston Man Arrested in Connection to Nov. 5 Shooting in Carbondale

Sikeston Man Arrested in Connection to Nov. 5 Shooting in Carbondale

SIKESTON, MO – A Sikeston, Mo. man was arrested in relation to a fatal Nov. 5 shooting in Carbondale. According to The Sikeston Standard Democrat, 21-year-old Tyren Jawan Johnson of Sikeston was charged with first-degree murder of a 28-year old man, and is currently jailed on $2 million bond. An investigation led authorities to a Sikeston…

Jackson Co. Sheriff’s Deputies Respond to Garage Fire Saturday

Jackson Co. Sheriff’s Deputies Respond to Garage Fire Saturday

JACKSON CO. – Jackson County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a garage fire at the corner of Sycamore and Ashley St. Saturday afternoon and found the owner of the garage suffering from a self-inflicted knife wound to the arm. Deputies confronted the man with the knife wound and were met with resistance. They spoke until he…

Investigation into Friday Night I-57 Accident in Franklin Co. Underway

Investigation into Friday Night I-57 Accident in Franklin Co. Underway

FRANKLIN CO. – A Friday night accident on Interstate 57 in Franklin County that left one man dead is under investigation. According to a release from the ISP, the accident occurred near the West Frankfort exit at milepost 64 when a West City Police Officer attempted to stop a vehicle for a traffic violation. The…

Body Identified After Route 37, Longstreet Rd. Crash

Body Identified After Route 37, Longstreet Rd. Crash

WILLIAMSON CO. – The identity of a man found dead in the woods following a police chase in Marion last Monday was released by the Williamson County Coroner’s Office, identified as 34-year-old Dewayne Lyerla of Johnston City. Lyerla was found in a wooded area near Longstreet Rd. after police were called out to a disturbance…

Student with Airsoft Pistol Removed from Murphysboro School Bus Friday Morning

Student with Airsoft Pistol Removed from Murphysboro School Bus Friday Morning

MURPHYSBORO – A male student on a Murphysboro school bus was removed after police received a call Friday morning. According to a Facebook post from Murphysboro CUSD #186, officers intercepted the student, who had an airsoft pistol in his backpack, while on the bus. After being taken by police, the parents were called. The school district…

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