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Jul 7, 2014 | River Front Times

Inmate Accused of Killing Wife with Poisoned Kool-Aid Escapes During 4th of July Fireworks

Ten inmates at a Missouri jail got a special treat when a guard took them outside to see a patriotic fireworks display on July 4. But the real fireworks started back inside when authorities realized one of the inmates had escaped.


Related Topix: Violent Crime, Eminence, MO, Winona, MO

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Jul 7, 2014 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Murder suspect captured after weekend escape

A murder suspect who escaped from a southeast Missouri jail while watching a fireworks show is back in custody.


Related Topix: Winona, MO, Eminence, MO

Sat Jul 05, 2014

KRCG-TV Jefferson City

Murder suspect escapes during fireworks

A southeast Missouri man awaiting trial for his wife's death is on the loose after escaping custody while watching a fireworks display.