Murder, robbery, burglary, car thefts and assaults all went up double digits last month, as the city’s year-to-date crime report for May shows a total crime increase of 15.5 percent.
Dowdy was out on parole from a 2008 burglary conviction.
Burglary is the third in restaurant’s 102 year history.
Two men forced entry into a residents’ apartment, stealing several items.
A 19-year-old St. Louis County man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for attacking an elderly monk.
Fairview Heights police say man has hit numerous stores in Metro-East & south St. Louis
An Edwardsville police dispatcher is accused of trying to cover up for an officer charged with burglarizing homes and businesses while on duty.
Police say cell phone store employee shot one of the suspects
A 22-year-old St. Louis man faces federal charges connected to a St. Charles County pawn shop burglary that led to a non-fatal Ferguson shooting by federal ATF agents.
Police are seeking three suspects who were involved in a home burglary Thursday.