The suspect led the officer on a vehicle chase, then foot pursuit, before being shot and killed.
Police say the 15-year-old carjacked a couple at gunpoint in the 3800 block of Osceola at about 2:30 a.m. St. Louis Police spotted the vehicle at Meramec and Chippewa and the chase began.
In the end, they had to tase a man who was trying to climb into the antelope enclosure at Forest Park overnight.
Carjacking in Lemay, arrests made in north St. Louis County
Woman eludes pursing officers once but is arrested several hours later.
Suspected wanted for firing shots on Minnesota
Driver arrested on slew of charges after ending up in creek.
Suspect later caught in St. Louis, officer treated and released.
The money will allow legal aid organizations to hire lawyers and paralegals to represent homeowners.
Chief says it’s likely to lead to more high speed pursuits