St. Louis County Police say Franklin shot and killed 27-year-old Donte Woodson in the restroom of the QT at Dunn and New Halls Ferry.
Belmar told The Associated Press: “They’re not going to take the street tonight. That’s not going to happen.”
Police arrested 56 demonstrators attempting to enter the federal courthouse in downtown St. Louis as part of a day of civil disobedience marking one year since Michael Brown’s death.
Three suspects are in custody following a drive-by shooting and police chase. The shooting occurred near the church where a Michael Brown memorial service was being held.
Police think they’ve found the man who broke into an 11-year-old girl’s bedroom and sexually assaulted her late last week.
The Circuit Attorney’s office issued warrants for unlawful use of a weapon against 22-year-old Roderick Roberson of Belleville, Illinois, and against 17-year-old Keion Peay of North St. Louis.
There was one St. Louis-area fatality – 45-year-old Charles Meyer of St. Louis was killed July 3 in a crash in Franklin County.
A St. Louis police officer has been arrested after the FBI and department find guns, heroin and a large amount of cash during a search of a location in the 4500 block of Page Avenue on Tuesday.
A former Washington Park Police Officer has been arrested and faces several charges.
The arrest led to a building where a veritable drug smorgasbord was uncovered, including seven pounds of meth, half-pound of raw heroin, a pound of marijuana, numerous prescription narcotics, and synthetic drugs.