On 4/18/2008 at , a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 170.7 miles away from the city center On 6/10/1987 at , a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 166.8 miles away from Troy center On 9/26/1990 at , a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 147.7 miles away from the city center On 5/4/1991 at , a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 178.3 miles away from the city center On 6/18/2002 at , a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 186.1 miles away from Troy center On 4/18/2008 at , a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 172.4 miles away from the city center The number of natural disasters in Lincoln County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (13). Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. on December 27, 2011, 41-year-old Russell Faria called 911 to report that he had found his 42-year-old wife, Elizabeth, stabbed to death in their home in Troy, Missouri. Police immediately suspected Faria because his wife’s death was clearly not a suicide—she had been stabbed more than 50 times and the knife was embedded her neck.
Faria told police that his wife was dying of breast and liver cancer and had spoken of suicide in the past, so he jumped to a conclusion when he saw her body. that day, made a couple of purchases, and then drove about a half hour away to Lake Saint Louis, Missouri, to watch a movie with friends.The prosecution played the tape of Faria’s 911 call and a supervisor of the 911 operator who took the call testified that it was unusual because Faria was going in and out of hysteria, suggesting that his demeanor was staged.Hupp testified that she dropped off the victim and immediately left.He said the fervently Catholic family he once called his own offered to adopt him after he escaped religious persecution by the Chinese Communist government, but then tried to steal his dream of being a priest in America.A Lincoln County jury sided with the priest Thursday afternoon after a two-week civil trial in which the alleged victim and her family accused the Rev.