They made the discovery while on their regular pick-up route early this morning. Investigators don't know the baby's age or sex yet and they're not sure where along the route it came from
David Smith, 52, of Effingham, was found guilty of three counts of aggravated indecent liberties with a child and not guilty on three counts of rape. Sentencing is schedule for March 19.
Ricky L. Wilson, Jr., 29, is now in custody of the St. Joseph Police Department for the abuse of a 2-year-old child. Authorities say the child sustained numerous bruises and abrasions and serious internal injuries.
The Atchison County Sheriff's Department is looking for information on the night of fatal fire that killed three people in 1985.
Alyssa Bustamante, 18, received a sentence of life in prison on Wednesday for the murder of her 9-year-old neighbor two years ago. She is eligible for parole.
Authorities now say they believe the body they found in one of the torched vehicles is that of the man responsible for the crimes.
Charges against Richard D. Vardy have been reduced from second-degree murder to voluntary manslaughter in the shooting death of his son.
The Platte City Police Department found the man inside the truck that had been set on fire. It was the third vehicle fire they responded to in less than two hours.
The Buchanan County Sheriff's Department says the southeastern part of rural Buchanan County has reported at least two residential burglaries in the last couple days.
The President of Northland Regional Ambulance District Kevin N. Rawlings has been charged with misusing official information in a land transaction. Rawlings allegedly had prior knowledge that the district was looking at the land to build a new ambulance station.
The St. Joseph Police Department has blocked off an area near Blackwell Road in St. Joseph after someone discovered what appears to be a pipe bomb. KCPD bomb unit came to the area to dispose of the device.
(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) Police believe the two men are responsible for stealing at least five cars as well as stealing items from other reported car break-ins.
(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) A St. Joseph man is in custody following an undercover sting to track sex crimes online. Authorities say the man arranged to meet a juvenile for a sexual encounter at an undisclosed location in St. Joseph.
Investigators with the St. Joseph Police Department say they've seen a string of break-ins and auto thefts since the end of last year. While there's no clear pattern in the crimes, they say there are ways to avoid being a target.
(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) Three St. Joseph men face charges after an officer was allegedly hit in the face with a beer bottle while trying to break up a party.
A week after Kecia King died of injuries, her friends and family are trying to find peace. The community celebrates the life of 46-year-old King with a candlelight vigil service.
Mississippi truck driver Kent Harris is scheduled to appear in court on Monday in Broward Co., Fla. Harris was charged with involuntary manslaughter.
Deputy Aaron S. Abbott appeared in court on Friday. Abbott withdrew his motion for change of venue and waived his right to a preliminary hearing.
Bishop Robert Finn is scheduled to go to trial Sept. 24. A pretrial conference is scheduled before Jackson County Circuit Judge John Torrence on March 27.
Richard D. Vardy made his first appearance in court on Thursday. He was charged with murder, assault and armed criminal action in the death of his son and shooting of his wife.
The website will provide the public with information regarding the sheriff's office and information on local sex offenders.
Missouri's black homicide victimization rate is seven times the national rate. This is the second year in a row Missouri has topped out at number one.
A Mississippi man wanted in connection to a St. Joseph woman's death has been arrested in Florida. Authorities arrested Kent Harris, 49, Tuesday as part of the investigation into Kecia King's death.
Authorities are investigating at a home in rural Plattsburg after responding to a domestic disturbance call.
As we learn more about the death of Kecia King, found along the side of I-29 with life threatening injuries, the good Samaritans who found the woman are speaking out.
BUCHANAN CO., Mo. -- The men are suspected of breaking into at least one home near Faucett, where they allegedly stole metal and scrapped it for money.
ST. JOSEPH, Mo. -- The Missouri Highway Patrol is seeking help from the public after a St. Joseph woman's body was found along Interstate 29 over the weekend.
The Livingston County Sheriff's Department said the scam involves an email that claims a service you subscribe to is being shut off.