Well, this is a twisted story - literally in a snake kind of way. There's a new episode of 48 Hours that recently devoted an episode to the murder of a Missouri snake breeder. Spoiler alert: he wasn't killed by snakes.
45 years is the sentence for the man convicted of killing his half-brother. Joseph Coffman was found guilty of first degree murder following the death of his half-brother just east of Hannibal during the early morning hours of July 19, 2014.
Hannibal Police Chief Lyndell Davis held a press conference Friday morning to announce the arrest of 29-year-old Carl Goldberg for the death of his father, 84-year-old Carl Maxwell, whose body was discovered at 2034 Broadway on October 6.
If you missed the debut of the new Investigation Discovery series Untouchable: Power Corrupts, you'll have a chance to catch it for free on Amazon Instant Video. The series premiere featured the story of Quincy native Dr. Michael Swango, who confessed to four murders, but some believe he could be responsible for up to sixty deaths.
A local crime story will be told on national television July 9 during the premiere episode of Investigation Discovery's Untouchable: Power Corrupts. The network has released a three-minute preview of the show, which you can watch here.