Suspect later caught in St. Louis, officer treated and released.
Police in the St. Louis suburb of Berkeley says a 45-year-old man found dead near a business was a roofer likely killed in a 30-foot fall on the job.
51-year-old Kelvin Pernell was in a dispute with other family members about the care of his elderly father.
Police say the child’s babysitter is in custody with charges pending.
Mother left 11-month-old with another woman
Evidence from the crime is being processed
Ordeal began around 5 P.M>
Clean up to take place in Berkeley
Cloudiness, elevated ph in creek
Hazmat crews are trying to clean up a chemical spill near a Berkeley industrial plant on Seeger Drive.