A 20-year-old Wentzville man faces charges of driving while intoxicated in connection with a Nov. 8 car accident. The afternoon incident occurred on Interstate 70. At the time, the man was driving west as several cars ahead of him slowed for a separate car accident. He did not stop, colliding with two cars ahead of him and causing his vehicle to flip over and strike another vehicle.
If you have been arrested in Missouri, you might wonder exactly what your charges mean. There are big differences between a felony charge and a misdemeanor criminal offense that you should be aware of. The two different types of charges can have very different sentencing and impacts on your future. Getting a job, joining the military and even applying for an apartment can be effected by having a felony charge or a misdemeanor. Here are the major differences between the two.
A 36-year-old Missouri man has confessed to hitting and killing a goose guarding its mate's nest. The incident occurred in the parking lot of an industrial business complex in mid-April. A security recording allegedly depicted the man in his vehicle as he appeared to intentionally strike the Canadian goose. The vehicle then turned around and drove toward the bird a second time.