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City man arrested on weapons chargeCity man arrested on weapons charge

City man arrested on weapons charge

A Springfield man was arrested on firearm charges stemming from an incident at Huntington Ridge Apartments Wednesday.Jonathon Austin, 26, was…

17 hours ago
Potter noted for her work in family medicine, in classroomPotter noted for her work in family medicine, in classroom

Potter noted for her work in family medicine, in classroom

Springfield native Dr. Beth Potter is being remembered as an innovative clinician and a highly respected medical educator.Potter, 52, and…

18 hours ago
City man arrested in domestic battery disputeCity man arrested in domestic battery dispute

City man arrested in domestic battery dispute

A 44-year-old Springfield man was arrested Thursday morning after discharging his firearm during a domestic disturbance.Anthony Levon Lonon is now…

23 hours ago
Police: Wisconsin doctor – a Springfield native – and husband victims of double homicidePolice: Wisconsin doctor – a Springfield native – and husband victims of double homicide

Police: Wisconsin doctor – a Springfield native – and husband victims of double homicide

MADISON, Wis. — University of Wisconsin Police said Wednesday a UW doctor, who is a native of Springfield, and her husband…

2 days ago
Two arrested at Huntington Ridge ApartmentsTwo arrested at Huntington Ridge Apartments

Two arrested at Huntington Ridge Apartments

Two people who entered the Huntington Ridge Apartments in the 4000 block of Treviso Drive with a gun were arrested Wednesday…

2 days ago
Four juveniles arrested after police find handgunFour juveniles arrested after police find handgun

Four juveniles arrested after police find handgun

Officers from the Springfield Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit arrested four juveniles Monday after locating a handgun tossed from a…

2 days ago
Victim of Tuesday’s shooting identified by coroner’s officeVictim of Tuesday’s shooting identified by coroner’s office

Victim of Tuesday’s shooting identified by coroner’s office

The victim of Tuesday's shooting in the 2200 block of East Spruce Street has been identified.Sangamon County Coroner Jim Allmon…

2 days ago
Two juveniles arrested for defacing property in JacksonvilleTwo juveniles arrested for defacing property in Jacksonville

Two juveniles arrested for defacing property in Jacksonville

Two female juvenile suspects were arrested by Jacksonville Police Wednesday for spray painting multiple vehicles, buildings and a statue on…

2 days ago
Florida sheriff seeking tips in ‘Tiger King’ mysteryFlorida sheriff seeking tips in ‘Tiger King’ mystery

Florida sheriff seeking tips in ‘Tiger King’ mystery

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — It might be the biggest diversion from the pandemic: binge-watching the luridly fascinating Netflix documentary "Tiger…

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