Police in Berkeley say their investigation confirms an 18-year-old pointed a gun and tried to fire at the officer who shot him to death in a convenience store parking lot last week.
A protester who advocated for peaceful demonstrations in Ferguson was charged Saturday with setting fire to a convenience store in a neighboring suburb.
Police say Joshua Williams is accused of setting multiple fires on Christmas Eve
County police say the gun had a defaced serial number
Berkeley mayor Theodore Hoskins is hoping to avert the kind of street violence that he saw in neighboring Ferguson just a few months ago.
Police are investigating a fatal, officer-involved shooting in Berkeley.
A man and woman were taken to the hospital, and the man’s injuries were critical.
Police say it all stemmed from a “verbal altercation.”
The fire broke out about 5 a.m. Monday in a small frame home in Berkeley.
Police continue to search for several suspects who fired multiple shots at a woman near Express Scripts in north St. Louis County Thursday.