Madison, Ill. man headed to prison for November 2012 crime
A 17-year-old is suing St. Clair County and seven sheriff’s officials for allegedly being forced to confess to an armed robbery.
When the call came from an officer who needed help facing an armed robber at a fast-food restaurant, two members of a reality television show riding along with Omaha police hustled to record the confrontation.
The head of the Partnership for Downtown St. Louis says she was skeptical when she heard reports of an armed robbery at Ballpark Village, and as it turns out she was right.
Police say an armed suspect announced a robbery and began shooting, injuring a 50-year-old man, a 34-year-old woman and the child.
The man walked into the store around 4:30 a.m., showed his knife and said, “It’s not personal,” then demanded cash from the register.
Warren J. Gladders, 64, of Wentzville, Missouri, entered the guilty plea in U.S. District Court in St. Louis.
Fairview Heights Police say they have the suspect who held up a Title Max Friday afternoon on Lincoln Trail.
Craig Pomerlee, 32, of East St. Louis is charged with five counts of armed criminal action.
Police say four men armed with guns robbed “several” victims around 12:30 this morning.