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Man shot by St. Joseph police officer in critical condition

Nov. 15, 2022 11:49 AM EST

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — A 32-year-old St. Joseph man is in critical condition after he was shot by a police officer while waving a gun at people at a business, police said. Officers went to Altec Industries Monday night after a report of a man pointing a gun at several people in...

Missouri man accused of beating 6-year-old to death with bat

Sep. 07, 2022 18:56 PM EDT

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — A northwest Missouri man has been accused of beating his 6-year-old daughter to death with a baseball bat. Dustin L. Beechner, 37, has been charged with child abuse resulting in death. During a court hearing Wednesday, a judge ordered that he be held without...