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GoQuincy - Second break-in suspect identified - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Hope he enjoyed the last 4 days of freedom because that is the last he will have for quite sometime! He will still be looking over his shoulder.
CoolEdge - Illinois gets below-normal rain and temperatures - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Funny, I always hear the global warming nuts claim a hot day is from global warming. Of course, a one degree change over 100 years is not noticeable by anyone. But there may not really be any warming, since the urban heat island effect was not well accounted for. And Al Gore isn't a guy doing, you know, science. He is a politician now activist that had his net worth go from $2 million to over…
gothamtroll - Second break-in suspect identified - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Well he certainly covered some ground unlike his partner. I would certainly love to commend both the Marshals and local authorities on well conducted communications in an expedited effort to capture Kelly despite him quickly heading south eastward.
WarCry - Burlington, IA considering requirement for toy gun cases - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
It's a cascading problem. Starting in the late 70s, early 80s, hunting became less and less. Parents stopped teaching their kids about firearms and gun safety, and the world because more suburban. Now those kids are adults and the only thing they know about guns is what they get in movies. And so they teach their kids that guns are bad, and the problem worsens. It's not any one thing causing…
gothamtroll - Burlington, IA considering requirement for toy gun cases - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Well I'm certainly glad I've long since lost/misplaced my childhood super soakers and cap gun. I'd hate to think I could potentially be punished by law for having had those 'out in the yard'. Yet again, policy makers grasping for straws. What next? My metallic painted handcuffs that have a release switch on the side? Are they going to deem my having those as impersonating…

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2 years, 6 months ago by Bob Gough

X-rays showed multiple injuries to Codie Minter's son

A  man will get 8-and-a-half years in jail for pleading guilty to  beating his child badly enough to send him to the hospital two years ago.

Codie E. Minter made his guilty plea and was sentenced Friday morning by Judge Scott Walden.

On January 14, 2010, Minter’s six-week old son was taken to Blessing Hospital with a broken arm. Additional testing completed at Blessing Hospital and St. Louis Children’s Hospital revealed more than 20 broken bones in various stages of healing.

The investigation by the Quincy Police Department and the Department of Children and Family Services led to an indictment being issued against Minter a month later.

Minter has spent nearly the last two years in the Adams County Jail and his residence is listed as Sumner, Illinois according to court records

Adams County State’s Attorney Jon Barnard said Minter will serve at least 85 percent of the sentence, which is a Class X felony, in the Illinois Department of Corrections. Minter gets credit for the 673 days he has already served in the Adams County Jail.


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