The Newton County Sheriff's Office is looking for two people wanted for assault and armed criminal action.
Kimber Marie Laquet, also known as Kimber Phillips, is wanted for 1st-degree assault, 2nd-degree assault, and armed criminal action in regard to a recent shooting. Laquet is 37 years old. She is light-complected, 5'6” weighing approximately 170 pounds. She has brown hair and blue eyes and has tattoos on her wrist, neck, lower back, and calf.
26-year-old Trevor Joseph Palmer is also wanted in connection with a shooting. Palmer is 5'8”, and weighs approximately 140 pounds. He has brown hair, and blue eyes, sleeve tattoos, and tattoos above his right eyebrow, neck, and the center of his back.
Sheriff's officials say not to approach either suspect, but to call 911 immediately if you see them. Both Laquet and Palmer should be considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information should call 417-451-8333. You can remain anonymous.