On Friday, Jan. 17, 2014 around 10:10 a.m., officers responded to the Red Star boat dock in reference to a vehicle in the water. This afternoon the vehicle was recovered with the assistance of the Cape Girardeau Fire Department. The body of a female was located inside of the vehicle. According to Cape Girardeau County Coroner John Clifton, the body has been identified as Autumn D. Vinson age 62 from Jackson, Missouri. An autopsy is scheduled for Sunday afternoon. The cause of death is unknown at this point. This case is still under investigation. Information will be released as it becomes available.
On Saturday, Jan. 25, at approximately 10:20 p.m., officers were on scene at the A.C. Brase Arena at 410 Kiwanis Dr., and heard shots fired coming from inside the building. Several people began fleeing from […]
Officers from the Cape Girardeau Police Department and the Cape Girardeau County Sheriff’s department have recovered stolen property from a location in Southern Illinois that had been reported stolen from three locations in the city […]
The Cape Girardeau County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office filed charges against Billy Joe McGee, age 42 from Cape Girardeau, in regards to a stabbing that took place last night around 8:45 p.m. in the 1400 block […]