Afternoon Update - Friday

Friday is finally here! We hope you're having a great day. Here is your afternoon update from Region 8 News...

An armed robbery this morning at an apartment complex on the campus of ASU has students and family of students asking what the university is doing to keep students safe. Josh Harvison has the latest on this incident first at Five and a full report on Region 8 News at Six.

An armed robbery late last night, another today and a recent string of violence in Region 8 has many asking why? Is it an atmosphere of bad news that is getting to people? We look at the psychological perspective as Brandi Hodges reports live on Region 8 News at Six.

A Caruthersville 2-year-old overdoses on prescription medicine but quick action by the mother may have saved the child's life. Find out what she did as Yalanda Young reports on Region 8 News at Five.

Plus, Ryan Vaughan says it will be warming up over the next few days after we move through some slight precipitation. He'll have your full forecast on Region 8 News at Five, Six and Ten. StormTEAM Weather homepage.

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