FORMER KANAKUK CAMP DIRECTOR PLEADS GUILTY

Taney County Prosecuting Attorney, Jeffrey M. Merrell announced today that PETER NEWMAN, dob: 10-30-1975 entered a plea of guilty today without a plea agreement in front of Taney County Circuit Judge Mark Orr to two counts of the unclassified felony of statutory sodomy in the first degree, three counts of the unclassified felony of enticement…

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TERRY HUEY MURDER CONVICTION AFFIRMED ON APPEAL

Taney County Prosecuting Attorney, Jeffrey M. Merrell announced today that the conviction of TERRY LYNN HUEY, dob: 12-26-1954, of Harrison, Arkansas for murder in the second degree, armed criminal action, and unlawful use of a weapon was affirmed by the Missouri Court of Appeals, Southern District. The decision was announced on January 27, 2010 in…

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RICHARD ANDERSON SENTENCED TO SEVEN YEARS

Taney County Prosecuting Attorney, Jeffrey M. Merrell announced today that RICHARD GEORGE ANDERSON of Branson, Missouri was sentenced to seven (7) years in the Missouri Department of Corrections by Taney County Circuit Judge Mark Orr. Probation was denied. In November of last year, RICHARD GEORGE ANDERSON was found guilty by jury after a two day…

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