Mississippi trucker Kent Harris waived his right to a preliminary hearing on Friday. His next court date is scheduled for Thurs., March 15.
Scott Parker, 34, is out on bond after being arrested for alleged car burglaries last October in Atchison, Kan. James Bonar, 48, was also arrested back in October for the alleged crimes and is in custody of the Buchanan Co. Jail.
Dakota E. Guess and Jeremy J. Pullen are both in custody after police recovered 96 pounds of marijuana, 25 grams of cocaine, 12 grams of Hashish, along with a 12 gauge shotgun and a .22 cal. pistol on Tuesday.
Kent Harris, 49, is charged with involuntary manslaughter in the death of St. Joseph woman Kecia King. King was left for dead on the side of I-29 near Pickett Road Saturday, Jan. 21.
An attorney has filed an appeal with the Supreme Court in the murder case involving Roger Hollister. Hollister is serving a life sentence for the murder of Patrica Kimmi.
Attorneys representing Bishop Robert Finn filed motions seeking dismissal of the criminal charge filed against him for failing to report suspected child abuse.
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.