Violent crime task force makes 6 arrests - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Violent crime task force makes 6 arrests

CAPE GIRARDEAU COUNTY, MO (KFVS) -

Six people were arrested on Thursday, July 3 in connection with a focused effort by the Southeast Missouri Violent Crime Task Force.

According to the task force, Elijah Burleson, 18, from Cape Girardeau, Mo. was one of the six arrested.

Burleson was charged with robbery in the first degree and armed criminal action for a robbery that happened at 1101 William. He is being held on a $100,000 bond.

The Cape Girardeau/Bollinger County Major Case Squad is continuing investigations into both homicides and other violent crimes that have happened in Cape Girardeau and Cape Girardeau County.

If anyone has information about a homicide or other violent crime, you can call Cape Girardeau Crime Stoppers at 573-339-6312.

Copyright 2014 KFVS. All rights reserved.

  • Region 8 News</span><a class="customMoreLink" href="/Global/category.asp?C=4391" target="_top">More >></a>Region 8 NewsMore>>

  • A-State - Queretaro campus now open

    A-State - Queretaro campus now open

    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:20 PM EDT2017-09-21 22:20:34 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 8:57 PM EDT2017-09-22 00:57:11 GMT
    The Arkansas State University campus in Mexico held a dedication ceremony Thursday. (Source: Arkansas State University Facebook page)The Arkansas State University campus in Mexico held a dedication ceremony Thursday. (Source: Arkansas State University Facebook page)

    The Arkansas State University campus in Mexico is now officially open. 

    The Arkansas State University campus in Mexico is now officially open. 

  • Man faces drug charges

    Man faces drug charges

    Thursday, September 21 2017 5:50 PM EDT2017-09-21 21:50:38 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 8:43 PM EDT2017-09-22 00:43:22 GMT
    Austin Ceal (Source: Beebe Police Department Facebook Page)Austin Ceal (Source: Beebe Police Department Facebook Page)

    A White County man faces multiple drug charges after authorities recently served a search warrant at his home, Beebe Mayor Mike Robertson said Thursday. 

    A White County man faces multiple drug charges after authorities recently served a search warrant at his home, Beebe Mayor Mike Robertson said Thursday. 

  • City not paying jail fees to county

    City not paying jail fees to county

    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:11 PM EDT2017-09-21 22:11:16 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 8:38 PM EDT2017-09-22 00:38:43 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The city of Cash has been collecting large amounts of revenue from speeding citations.

    The city of Cash has been collecting large amounts of revenue from speeding citations.

Powered by Frankly