Posted 12:09 PM 12/5/2019 by Columbia Missourian Staff
COLUMBIA - The search of the Lamine River for the body of Mengqi Ji Elledge entered its third consecutive day on Thursday.
Authorities have been focusing the search efforts on an area under a bridge near the De Bourgmont Access point on Missouri 41 north of I-70.(More)...
Posted 6:53 PM 12/4/2019 by Austin Walker, KOMU 8 Reporter
COOPER COUNTY - Neighbors who live near the Lamine River have watched the search for missing Columbia woman, Mengqi Ji Elledge, since it started weeks ago.
Columbia police are leading the search efforts to find the missing mother with the help of other local law enforcement (More)
Posted 6:54 PM 12/4/2019 by Perri Stewart, KOMU 8 Reporter and Melody Cox, James Stanley & Trinidy Thompson, KOMU 8 Digital Producers
COOPER COUNTY - Authorities spent the better part of Tuesday and Wednesday searching an area of the Lamine River for missing Columbia woman Mengqi Ji Elledge.
The Columbia Police Department joined forces with several other mid-Missouri law enforcement agencies for day two of the (More)
Posted 5:00 PM 12/2/2019 by Trinidy Thompson, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - A Boone County prosecutor filed charges against Sutu Forté Monday afternoon.
Forté has been charged with one count of first degree trespassing after protesting the Hinkson Creek Trail expansion.
Posted 3:31 PM 12/3/2019 by Trinidy Thompson, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Police have now released photos and are asking for assistance in identifying a suspect who ran into a smoke shop, smashed two gambling machines and stole money from the machines.
The Columbia Police Department is looking for a suspect who they believe fled We B Smokin on (More)