A change of venue is granted in a July shooting incident in Ralls County.
The trial of former Center City Clerk Tracey Ray on assault and armed criminal action charges is transferred to Boone County. Those charges result from a late night shooting incident on July 2nd of 2019 in the Spencer Creek area involving Ray, Ralls County Sheriff Gerry Dinwiddie and Chief Deputy Ronald Haught. Ray was taken to a hospital in the St. Louis area for treatment.  Sheriff Dinwiddie and Chief Deputy Haught were both treated and released following an exchange of gunfire.