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News Minute: Here is the latest Missouri news from The Associated Press - KOAM TV 7

News Minute: Here is the latest Missouri news from The Associated Press

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) - A woman who pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter after a fatal car crash in which she was driving drunk has been sentenced to 120 days in jail. Krystal Beth Marie Cook also was sentenced to one year of probation for the late 2012 accident that killed Darrel Wilson. Wilson died after his Jeep was hit by Cook's car on U.S. 65 about a mile south of Fair Grove.

FLORISSANT, Mo. (AP) - Police in St. Louis County are searching for a gunman who shot a teenage boy. The boy was shot in the stomach yesterday in north St. Louis County. Officers were called to a home after reports of gunfire and found the injured teenagers. Police say two groups of feuding teens met up and one person from each group was armed.

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Police in several St. Louis-area communities are investigating a series of car break-ins that have occurred over the past several days. Similar crimes have been reported in the Illinois towns of Fairview Heights, Granite City and Millstadt and the Missouri towns of Creve Coeur, Fenton and Farmington. Residents are warned to lock their cars and remove valuables.

WARRENTON, Mo. (AP) - An eastern Missouri man could get the death penalty if he's convicted of killing two women and a boy in Warren County. Shawn Kavanagh faces three counts of first-degree murder and several other felonies in the late February stabbing deaths of Lexy and Mason Vandiver and Tara Lynn Fifer. Jessica Kavanagh was seriously injured in the attack.

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