Parents of a slain child warn against celebratory gunfire

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — Kansas City police and the parents of a girl killed by a stray bullet are warning residents against shooting guns on the Fourth of July. The Kansas City Star (http://bit.ly/29bRlVO ) reports that police say the celebratory gunfire is dangerous. The door-to-door education…

Sept. 24 Police Beat

Warrensburg Police Department Justin L. Clinton, 38, of Centerview, was arrested at 3:14 p.m. Sept. 11 in the 500 block of Shotwell Street on suspicion of unlawful use of a weapon. Peter L. Pugsley Jr., 34, of Warrensburg, was arrested at 5:07 a.m. Sept. 14 in the 100…

Sept. 24 Crash Reports

A Warrensburg man was injured in a two-vehicle crash Sept. 19 in Johnson County. Sean T. Burns, 20, of Warrensburg, was driving westbound on County Road NW 900 at 9:50 a.m., when he turned onto state Route 00 and crashed into a vehicle driven by Ross W. Downing,…

Vansell takes job at National Center for Campus Safety in Vermont

Vansell takes job at National Center for Campus Safety in Vermont

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) –The University of Central Missouri’s police chief has a new job. has been named the inaugural…

UCM professor struck by car on Clark

Photo submitted by University Relations – English professor James Obertino was hit by a car Tuesday night. His…

Train crash victims remain in serious condition

(WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) – A Warrensburg girl and her grandmother remain hospitalized after their vehicle was hit by…

Woman, child injured when train hits vehicle in Warrensburg

Editor’s note: A previous version of this story incorrectly reported the age of the 42-year-old victim. WARRENSBURG, Mo.…

KC bus passenger sprays others with gas

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A woman sprayed Kansas City Metro bus passengers with gasoline and tried to…

Concordia woman hurt in car accident

(JOHNSON COUNTY, Mo., digitalBURG) – A Concordia woman suffered moderate injuries after an accident Saturday afternoon at the…

Local woman hurt after being thrown from motorcycle

(WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) – A Warrensburg woman was injured during a motorcycle accident Sunday evening on U.S. 50…

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