Steven E. Gavin was trying to sell $100 of crack cocaine to Carlous Wires, when Wires told him he wouldn't pay more than $80. After the crack cocaine sale didn't go through, Gavin allegedly left and returned with a gun and shot Wires, 48, twice in the head, the witness said.
The Pike County Sheriff's Department is crediting community involvement and social media for help in arresting a Brookfield man on a charge of failing to register as a child sex offender.
Two Quincy residents have each pleaded guilty to one count of calculated criminal cannabis conspiracy in connection in connection with a large-scale drug-trafficking operation.
The case of a Quincy man charged in connection with the April attack of a friar at Quincy University is being continued for one month.
The investigation continues into the theft of multiple tires and wheels from vehicles at a Quincy auto dealership.
Two Hannibal men were arrested Tuesday on multiple warrants, as well as other charges. One of the men allegedly fled on foot and a Taser was used to subdue him.
A Quincy man waived his right to a preliminary hearing Tuesday in Adams County Circuit Court on one count of aggravated criminal sexual abuse.
One person was injured when a motorcycle and a van collided at 11:59 a.m. Tuesday in Clayton.