Lincoln County

Winfield Police Department
Tom Franklin
June 03, 2019 - 2:32 am
WINFIELD, Mo. (KMOX) — The Pin Oak Levee near Winfield has breached, and residents near the levee are being urged to evacuate. The levee in Lincoln County overtopped at about 12:30 a.m. Sunday. Then, it breached Sunday afternoon. Jim Sharp with the Lincoln County Emergency Management Agency told...
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February 19, 2019 - 1:53 pm
TROY, Mo. (KMOX) — A Hazelwood man is accused of raping a 15-year-old girl and giving her an STD that he knew about. Court documents say 22-year-old Marlon Luckett met the girl in June of last year through a social media site. Officers couldn't locate him until last Wednesday, when he went to St...
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December 20, 2018 - 10:08 am
BELLFLOWER, Mo. (AP) — Investigators are trying to determine if a skull found in a remote area of eastern Missouri is connected to the case of a woman missing for more than two years. Lincoln County Sheriff's Department spokesman Andy Binder told KTVI-TV that a human skull was found on Saturday in...
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Joseph Harrell and Daniel Russell
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Tom Franklin
December 04, 2018 - 12:39 pm
TRUXTON, Mo. (KMOX) — A 14-year-old cold case murder in Lincoln County might be solved. The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office announced Tuesday that 36-year-old Joseph Harrell of Warrenton and 57-year-old Daniel Russell of Tipton, Missouri are in custody for the murder of Byron Owens in 2004. A cold...
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Lincoln County meth bust
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December 03, 2018 - 1:09 pm
TROY, Mo. (KMOX) — One of two people arrested on methamphetamine charges in Lincoln County allegedly told officers "I know it looks like a meth lab, but it's really not." The problem for 27-year-old Jennifer Ziga was, according to Lincoln County deputies, officers were finding meth, paraphernalia,...
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Brian Kelly
April 08, 2018 - 12:57 pm
LINCOLN CO. MO (KMOX) -A Troy, Missouri man died Saturday in a strange accident on Highway 47 in Lincoln County. The Highway Patrol says 73-year-old Frederick Lueck was driving eastbound west of Giles Road at about 6:00 p.m. when a brick fell off a westbound vehicle. The brick bounced off the...
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Lance Brown
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February 20, 2018 - 3:20 pm
An amazing story out of Lincoln County concerning how investigators tracked down a drug dealer suspected in a fatal overdose.
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John Vohsen
Police photo
February 12, 2018 - 2:49 pm
Police found a wooden plank in a bedroom wall that gave way to a hidden compartment with baggies, meth and morphine.
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Wright City Fire-small plane crash in Centreville
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February 08, 2018 - 1:29 pm
A pilot has been hospitalized after his single-engine plane went down in Lincoln County just before noon Thursday.
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