DAWN COLE ENTERS PLEA TO MURDER

Taney County Prosecuting Attorney, Jeffrey M. Merrell announced today that DAWN COLE, dob: 05/11/1973 of Branson, Missouri plead guilty to the class A felony of murder in the second degree in front of Taney County Circuit Judge Mark Orr. Under the terms of the plea agreement, DAWN COLE faces ten (10) to fifteen (15) years…

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PEDRO FRANCISCO VELASQUEZ-MONTEZ SENTENCED TO SIX YEARS

Taney County Prosecuting Attorney, Jeffrey M. Merrell announced today that PEDRO FRANCISCO VELASQUEZ-MONTEZ, dob: 06/16/1980 of Meredi, Mexico was sentenced last week by Taney County Circuit Judge Mark Orr to six (6) years in the Missouri Department of Corrections for the offense of possession of a controlled substance with the intent to distribute. On April…

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ABRAHAM HERRERA SENTENCED TO SEVEN YEARS FOR SODOMY

Taney County Prosecuting Attorney, Jeffrey M. Merrell announced today that ABRAHAM HERRERA, dob: 04/08/1988 of Calientes, Mexico was sentenced last Thursday by Taney County Circuit Judge Mark Orr to seven (7) years in the Missouri Department of Corrections for the offense of statutory sodomy in the first degree. Probation was denied. For a period of…

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