Law enforcement trying multiple methods to curb opioid overdoses

Three opioid overdose deaths in rapid succession in 2015 showed a gap in tracking in the city of Quincy. Until part way through 2015, the Quincy Police Department didn't track the number of opioid overdose calls it responded to. It does now.

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Missouri man charged in shooting sent to prison after probation revocation in unrelated case

A 28-year-old Mexico, Mo., man charged in a Nov. 29 shooting in Hannibal has been sentenced to 10 years in the Missouri Department of Corrections after his probation was revoked in an unrelated case.

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Center man involved in crash in Southeast Missouri that injures two

A Center man was involved in a Thursday night crash in Scott County in Southeast Missouri that injured two people.

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Vandalia man seriously injured in Pike County crash

A Vandalia man was seriously injured in a Thursday morning semitruck crash in Pike County.

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Minor injuries reported in Knox County crash involving tractor

Minor injuries were reported in a crash involving a tractor Wednesday in Knox County.

DAILY BLOTTER: June 14, 2018
Daily Blotter

DAILY BLOTTER: June 14, 2018

From logs emailed by the Quincy Police Department at 4:55 p.m. June 13 and 5:08 a.m. June 14.

Lewis County man acquitted in shooting death of stepfather
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Lewis County man acquitted in shooting death of stepfather

An Adair County jury took less than two hours to find a Lewis County man not guilty in connection with the 2017 shooting death of his stepfather.

Quincy man charged in February high-speed chase, domestic disturbance waives jury trial
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Quincy man charged in February high-speed chase, domestic disturbance waives jury trial

The Quincy man charged in connection with a February domestic disturbance and high-speed pursuit in north Quincy that led to a lockdown at Blessing Hospital has waived his right to a jury trial.

Trial of Quincy man charged in 2015 shooting death pushed to August
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Trial of Quincy man charged in 2015 shooting death pushed to August

The trial of a Quincy man charged in the 2015 shooting death of another Quincy man has been delayed at least another month.

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Holliday man charged in February fatal crash

A Holliday man has been arrested in connection with a February fatal crash in Monroe County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported that it arrested Cory S. Putnam, 28, Monday afternoon in connection with the Feb. 22 death of Heath T. McCall, 31.

Quincy police make arrest in reported sexual assault
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Quincy police make arrest in reported sexual assault

Quincy Police Department has arrested a Quincy man in relation to an alleged sexual assault that occurred on Monday. Officers were dispatched to the Quincy Mall just after 3 p.m.