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2015 MERAMEC COMMUNITY FAIR
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday July 07, 2015

Police Officer Personal Vehicle Stolen Sunday Night
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday July 07, 2015

  A Sullivan Police Officer, out on patrol, returned to the Sullivan Police Department Sunday night, June 28, to find that someone had stolen his 1996 Ford Ranger truck. According to Sullivan Police, the suspect is believed to have left Missouri Baptist  Sullivan Hospital at 9:38 p.m. and then walked to the police department where […]

Homeowner Fatally Injures Intruder In Franklin County
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday July 07, 2015

  By James B. Bartle A 38-year-old Franklin County man was stabbed to death after he allegedly broke into a home and was stabbed by the homeowner Tues., June 23, at 1:56 a.m. Franklin County Sheriff Gary Toelke reported to the Independent News that deputies responded to the 1000 block of Osage Parkway Dr. for […]

Child Treated After Being Stuck With Needle
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday July 07, 2015

  Sullivan Police are investigating an incident that occurred on Fri., June 26, in which a nine-year-old girl was stuck with a discarded syringe. Sullivan Police were notified by Missouri Baptist Hospital, Sullivan, that the child had entered the emergency room with the injury. Authorities learned that the child found the needle on the ground […]

Man Accused Of Trying To Suffocate Mother At Hospital
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday July 07, 2015

  A Sullivan man is accused of trying to suffocate his mother with a pillow at a local hospital. According to the probable cause statement, Shane A. Rodgers, 43, went to the hospital where his 78-year-old mother was staying after suffering a stroke. While he was there, four members of the staff witnessed Rodgers attempt […]

Pedistrian Fatally Injured Near Family Motor Inn
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday July 07, 2015

  By James B. Bartle A 41-year-old Euless, TX man was fatally injured Sunday night, June 28, while walking westbound in the eastbound lane of the North Service Rd. According to Sullivan Police, the incident occurred at 11:18 p.m., Sunday when the Texas man was walking westbound in the eastbound lane of the North Service […]

Senior Dies Following Accident
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday July 07, 2015

  The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported an accident occurring 11:45 a.m. on Fri., June 26 at Mill Hill Road, north of Bethel Church Road that claimed the life of Charles H. Curtis, 87, of St. Clair. The MSHP reported Curtis, driving a 1999 Buick Century, failed to negotiate a curve in the roadway and […]

Missouri Highway Patrol Weekly Arrest Report
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday July 07, 2015

  The Missouri State Highway Patrol, Troop C, Franklin County reported 13 arrests for the week of June 22-28. This week’s arrests are: June 23; Juan G. Ramirez, 54, El Paso, TX, was arrested on a Harrison County warrant for operating motor carrier vehicle on exposed tires, inferior load rate, groove. Ramirez was held on […]

Two Injured In ATV Accident
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday July 07, 2015

  Two people suffered injuries in an ATV accident Wed., June 24 on Boles Road, north of Riverside Drive. the Missouri State Highway patrol reported that Michael F. Gardner, 20, Washington, was traveling too fast on a gravel roadway while operating a 2006 polaris Sportsman, when it hit a curve and overturned onto its left […]

Animals In Roadway Cause Motorcycle Accident
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday July 07, 2015

  Animals in the roadway caused an accident on Hwy. C, just north of Kiel-Lyon Road on Sat., June 27 at approximately 5 p.m. According to the missouri State highway Patrol, the accident occurred when Ronald J. Bier, 55, Fenton, swerved to miss animals in the road and lost control of a 1998 BMW R1200 […]


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