When customers starting coming in, Brown allegedly proclaimed he was joking and tried to buy an alcoholic beverage with a credit card, which was declined.
Saracino says it was a tough day for both Drury and Bartolino’s workers, who wonder how their gentle co-worker could be taken in such a violent way.
A manager working the overnight shift Wednesday was fatally shot when three men came in demanding cash and receipts.
A would-be robber shot by a south St. Louis store owner this morning was armed with a toy gun.
St. Louis police arrested a 22-year-old man and are searching for two others believed to have been involved in the abduction of a 64-year-old woman during an attempt to rob a jewelry store last week.
The woman was shot in the back of the head after three men came into the bar and began shooting. She has been identified as 63-year-old Diana Lawrence.
Attempt to take her car keys happened outside her St. Louis home
St. Louis police say it happened early Sunday in 1700 block of Howard
An early-morning attempt to rob a gas station in Jefferson County ended in a humiliating fail for a knife-wielding teen. When the 16-year-old entered the BP gas station on Old Sugar Creek Road about 1:40 a.m., he flashed a knife and demaded cash.
Daniel McSkimming is charged with attempted robbery