Crime

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UPDATED: Two Charged in Connection with Shooting of O’Fallon Teen

Police are looking into circumstances leading up to a shooting Thursday evening in O’Fallon in which a juvenile was shot.

04/03/2015

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Killing Suspect Gets 30 Years on Unrelated Drug Conviction

The man accused of killing a southeast Missouri tattoo artist and putting his remains in a septic tank has been sentenced.

04/03/2015

Police interviewing witnesses of a shooting along the Delmar Loop on Saturday, March 31st, 2012. (KMOX/Michael Calhoun)

Police Form Unit to Stop Nightspot Violence

Rapid Response Team will target popular entertainment districts.

04/03/2015

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1 Dead, 5 Hurt in North St. Louis Shootings

Another violent day in north St. Louis has left one person dead and five injured.

04/03/2015

Becky Shoenig's car after (Courtesy of Facebook)

Woman’s Car Stolen, Pimped Out, Returned

Becky Shoenig only had her car for two months when it was stolen out of her driveway. It was recovered Tuesday night – with some modifications.

04/03/2015

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Local Men Indicted on Federal Explosives and Weapons Charges

Two men with ties to the New Black Panther Party who were reportedly plotting to bomb the Gateway Arch are indicted by a federal grand jury in St. Louis.

04/02/2015

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4 Arrested in Franklin County Truck Theft Ring

Allegedly using vehicles to transport walnut logs.

04/02/2015

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Stolen Guns in St. Louis Increasing

126 guns have been reported stolen in the city this year, up 55 percent from a year ago. Another 410 guns have been seized by police.

04/02/2015

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Police ID Body in Brooklyn, IL.

44 year old Natasha Miko Brown of St. Louis

04/01/2015

File photo of a prison. (Credit: Jodie Coston/Getty Images)

Illinois Inmate Escapes From Jail After Beating A Guard Into Unconsciousness

A man awaiting sentencing for murder escaped from a jail in eastern Illinois Wednesday after beating a guard into unconsciousness, taking his keys and uniform and speeding off in his SUV.

04/01/2015