Tag: Western District of Missouri

High-speed chase in Plattsburg led to federal drug charges for St. Joseph man

| September 26, 2017

The affidavit stated that Plattsburg, Mo., police officers attempted to conduct a traffic stop for a lane violation when the chase ensued.

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Former music director of a Springfield church indicted for child pornography

| June 21, 2017

The indictment alleges that the perpetrator was the music director at Ridgecrest Baptist Church during the time he was receiving and distributing child pornography.

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Joplin man indicted for producing child pornography

| June 13, 2017

The indictment alleges that Richard James York, 26, used a 9-year-old minor to produce child pornography.

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Columbia woman pleads guilty to embezzlement charges

| April 28, 2017

The defendant was an employee at Shelter Insurance Federal Credit Union and allegedly stole more than $250,000.00.

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Springfield resident sentenced to nearly 17 years behind bars for meth conspiracy

| April 19, 2017

The charges stemmed from a meth conspiracy which took place between 2013 and 2015.

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Former Saline County Sheriff due in federal court for sentencing

| February 6, 2017

Wallace Newman George, 70, plead guilty last year to one count of stealing from an organization that receives federal funds.

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Lawson man charged with illegal pipe bomb

| January 27, 2017

Josh Louis Dubrel, 20, of Lawson, was charged in a criminal complaint filed in the U.S. District Court in Kansas City, Mo.

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Springfield woman sentenced to 50 years for producing child porn

| December 20, 2016

Tracy Ann Smith, 42, of Springfield, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge M. Douglas Harpool to 50 years in federal prison without parole.

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Maryville sex offender sentenced to 19 years for child porn

| December 19, 2016

On July 6, 2015, Grimes pleaded guilty to one count of attempting to distribute child pornography over the Internet, one count of attempting to receive child pornography over the Internet and one count of possessing child pornography.

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