Child Car Seat Check-Up

A Child Car Seat Check-up will be held at the Chillicothe Fire Department on June 8th From 11:00 am to 1:00 pm.  Chillicothe Fire Chief Eric Reeter says this is a free event. Firefighter Zack Parks says they will check the seats for several items. If you have questions, call the Chillicothe Fire Department at 660-646-2139.

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Chillicothe Police Report For Saturday

The Chillicothe Police Department report for Saturday included 74 calls for service.  Some of the calls include: 9:29 am, Officers out in the 1000 block of S. Washington Street to check on a person laying on the sidewalk.  Subject OK, but intoxicated.  Subject transported to their residence. 10:03 am, Officers responded to the area of US 65 & US 36 […]

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Sentenced For Child Endangerment

A Chillicothe woman was sentenced for endangering the welfare of a child.  Forty-three-year-old Jennifer Renee Graves plead guilty to the charge on Wednesday and was sentenced to 90 days in jail and2 years of probation.  She will serve 10 days of shock time at the Daviess Dekalb Regional Jail.  She was booked into the Jail Wednesday afternoon.

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Chillicothe Police Report

Ninety-five calls for service were handled by Chillicothe Police Department on Monday.  Some of the calls include: 5:06 am, Complaint of a dog running loose and damaging property in the 500 block of Peacher Street.  Dog damaged screen of residence.  Officers observed the dog, which was caught about 90 minutes later. 11:25 am, Officers with unattended child in the Broadway […]

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Three Injured In Grundy County Accident

Three people were injured in an accident Friday morning in Grundy County, including a 4-year-old child.  State Troopers report the two-vehicle accident that happened on US 65 at SE 20th Street at about 7:20 am.  According to the report, 33-year-old Rebecca Steinhoff of Spickard was slowed to make a turn, when she was struck from behind by a car driven […]

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Child Injured In Caldwell County Accident

A two-vehicle accident in Caldwell County Thursday left a 5-year-old child with minor injuries.  State Troopers report the accident happened about 8:45 am on Pikes Road, west of Polo.  The report states 18-year-old Abigail M Cline of Polo was southbound and crossed the centerline and struck a northbound vehicle driven by 45-year-old Justin C Wilson of Lee’s Summit.  The drivers […]

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Two Arrested And Charged In Death Of Two Year Old

Two Chillicothe residents have been arrested in connection with the death of a 2-year-old child on Christmas eve.  The Chillicothe Police Department investigated the incident after receiving the call of an unresponsive child in the 1500 block of Calhoun.  The child was taken to Hedrick Medical Center and was found to be deceased. Chillicothe PD Detectives immediately began an in-depth […]

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