In recent months, the police department has fired two officers for using excessive force and making racially insensitive comments, and a sergeant was placed on unpaid leave after he was charged Oct. 29 with felony cheating at gambling.
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) – Much of Wednesday’s snow has melted away and the roads are clear, but conditions caused dozens of wrecks across the Heartland.
Now, local repair shops face a rush of new customers.
Car repairs pick up during the winter at James Auto Body and Glass.
The manager, Josh Lineberry, said in a few days he expects to see more cars coming in with damage due to Wednesday’s road conditions. “There’s a little bit of a delay in when the calls and cars start coming in from the initial accident times.”
“They’re usually taken to salvage yards if they slide off and need to be towed before they make it here,” stated Lineberry.
He said insurance is part of the