|Lawmakers meet with sheriffs, Missouri Dept. of Corrections to discuss county jail reimbursement debt|
|By ky3.com- Andrew Havranek|
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Since Fiscal Year 2017, the State of Missouri has seen its the amount of unpaid county jail reimbursements jump more than $8,500 dollars.
It now owes more than $32 million in unpaid reimbursements to counties that hold inmates charged with state crimes.
"We owe them a lot of money. Wow," Rep. Bryan Spencer, a Wentzville Republican.
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