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

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ST. LOUIS (AP) - A St. Louis priest who was previously charged with felony child endangerment and witness tampering in Lincoln County has been arrested again on suspicion of having sex with a minor. The Reverend Joseph Jiang was arrested on Thursday.

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) - An attorney for a Springfield man suspected of kidnapping and killing a 10-year-old girl want statements he made to police after his arrest to be suppressed. The Springfield News-Leader reports that his attorney contends Craig Wood repeatedly asked police to stop questioning him so he could consult with an attorney.

ST. LOUIS (AP) - A Missouri man who avoided prison because of a clerical error and led a law-abiding life for 13 years said he is overwhelmed by the support he's received since the story of his incarceration became public. Meanwhile, the Missouri attorney general signaled that he would look for a way to take Cornealious Anderson's many years of clean living into account in attempting to resolve the "difficult situation." Anderson was convicted in 2000 of armed robbery for holding up a restaurant manager in suburban St. Louis. But he was never formally ordered to report for his 13-year sentence.

MARION, Ill. (AP) - A southern Illinois man has been sentenced to four years in prison for a fight last year that killed another man. Danny Dunn of Creal Springs was sentenced yesterday in Williamson County. He was convicted last month of involuntary manslaughter in the death of 22-year-old Trevor Martin.

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