[Nameplate] Fair ~ 61°F  
High: 72°F ~ Low: 59°F
Wednesday, Sep. 17, 2014

Charges filed in deadly accident

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

(Photo)
Mark Jobe
SIKESTON - A Sikeston man now faces a charge of involuntary manslaughter for a fatal motor vehicle accident.

Mark Lee Jobe, 47, was charged Monday with first degree involuntary manslaughter and failure to obey a traffic control device.

Jobe had a blood alcohol count of .18 percent or more, according to the charges filed by the Scott County Prosecuting Attorney's office. According to a toxicology report, Jobe also tested positive for Benzodiazepine and opiates in his system following the accident.

For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.