Wednesday, June 12 2013 4:22 PM EDT2013-06-12 20:22:14 GMT
Police are investigating after a fetus was found at a sewer pumping station Saturday morning. Independence police said they got a call about 8:30 a.m. from a city employee who routinely inspects theMore >>
Police are investigating after a fetus was found at a sewer pumping station Saturday morning.More >>
Tuesday, December 10 2013 7:53 PM EST2013-12-11 00:53:00 GMT
There was an announcement Tuesday morning that a full service grocery store will be built in downtown Baton Rouge. Matherne's is going to build a 15,000 square foot day supermarket at Third and Main streets. TheMore >>
There was an announcement Tuesday morning that a full service grocery store, apartments and a hotel will be built in downtown Baton Rouge.More >>
Monday, December 9 2013 9:30 PM EST2013-12-10 02:30:09 GMT
Over the weekend in Owensboro, officials with the Salvation Army were thrilled to find a gold coin in one of their red kettles. It was found wrapped up in a note that said it was from: 'Someone who lovesMore >>
Over the weekend in Owensboro, officials with the Salvation Army were thrilled to find a gold coin in one of their red kettles.More >>
Tuesday, December 10 2013 10:03 AM EST2013-12-10 15:03:58 GMT
A man accused of molesting a young girl is free on bond. The St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office said Kegan Clements, 24, of Charenton, was arrested Monday on a warrant for molestation of a juvenile. He isMore >>
Deputies said a man accused of molesting a 5-year-old girl was arrested and then released after posting a $50,000 bond.More >>
Tuesday, December 10 2013 6:46 PM EST2013-12-10 23:46:44 GMT
According to Spin magazine, Bob Marley's estate is suing Raising Cane's for adopting the phrase "One Love" as its trademark. The lawsuit was filed December 6 in Massachusetts. Bob Marley's estate is runMore >>
According to Spin magazine, Bob Marley's estate is suing Raising Cane's for adopting the phrase "One Love" as its trademark.More >>
Tuesday, December 10 2013 1:48 PM EST2013-12-10 18:48:13 GMT
From LSU PD:Baton Rouge, LA - The suspect in the rape that occurred on the LSU Campus on November 23, 2013 has been taken into custody. On December 9, 2013, Albert Carlos Ford age 32 of Atlanta, GA,More >>
Atlanta Police have arrested a suspect in a rape that happened on the LSU campus on November 23, during the LSU vs. Texas A&M game.More >>
INDEPENDENCE, MO (KCTV) -
The Jackson County Medical Examiner's Office determined a fetus found at an Independence pump station had speed and marijuana in his system.
The fetus was male and was 20 to 21 weeks old, according to the autopsy report obtained by KCTV5.
The autopsy revealed no evidence of trauma or natural disease. The cause and manner of death was undetermined, according to the medical examiner.
A Independence sewer worker found the male fetus on March 20 while cleaning a grate filter at a sewage pump station. He called 911.
KCTV5 has learned that police believe the mother was a high school student and that the fetus entered the sewage system via a toilet at an Independence high school.
Because of the difficulty in identifying the mother with 100 percent certainty and there was no sign of foul play in the death, the Independence Police Department has closed the case without forwarding the file to the Jackson County Prosecutor's Office, Independence police Officer Tom Gentry said Wednesday.
Copyright2013 KCTV (MeredithCorp.) All rights reserved.