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Search Warrants lead to nine arrests.

On January 31, 2014, the Mountain Grove Police Department and the Wright County Sheriff’s Department served two search warrants resulting in 9 arrests. The first search warrant that was executed was located on West North Street, which resulted in 5 … Continue reading

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The Wright County Sheriff’s Office is sad to announce the passing of Transportation Officer Carl Kelley. Mr. Kelley transported prisoners for the Sheriff’s Office for a few years until his health started failing him. He was also a member of … Continue reading

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Be on the lookout

Be on the lookout for Robert Finch W/M Driving a 2001 Blue Mercury Cougar with a rebel flag in the back window. DO NOT confront Finch He is armed and Dangerous

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From Douglas County Sheriff Chris Degase

    On October 4, 2013 the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to AE Highway for a burglary in progress in North Eastern Douglas County. The homeowner initially had the vehicle blocked in as Deputies were responding. The suspect drove off … Continue reading

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Drowning

    On 09-28-2013 at 1524 hrs a call was received to the Wri_Tex 911 that a male subject was at Wilbur Allen and had went under the water and did not surface while swimming in the Gasconade River. Wright County Sheriff’s … Continue reading

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Stolen Truck Recovered

Wright County Sheriff’s Office recovered this stolen GMC truck on Monday; 9/16/2013 at the Jct of Summit road and S hwy DD. Believe the unknown driver may have set the truck on fire. The truck was stolen over night last … Continue reading

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Conceal and Carry

The Missouri Sheriff’s will begin issuing Conceal carry Permits beginning August 28, 2013. Pursuant to SB 75 which was signed into law by Governor Nixon, responsibility for issuing Conceal Carry Permits as well as renewal of Conceal Carry Permits will … Continue reading

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School is Starting

This week several schools will start and you need to be watching for kids walking and for school buses. The following is a Missouri State Statute. Please use caution. 304.050. 1. The driver of a vehicle upon a highway upon … Continue reading

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Flooding

A scare for some of us tonight. This afternoon-evening down pour sent raging water to Shull’s ski Lake north of Hartville and there was a concern that the dam may fail if water went over the top. Luckily the rain … Continue reading

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Gunshots Fired in Church

    On 07-21-2013 at app 1135 hrs a call was received from 911 that there was a male subject inside the 1st Baptist Church at Norwood with a gun. The caller said the subject had fired the weapon off inside the … Continue reading

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