The Circuit Attorney’s office has charged Derrick Carpenter with two counts of first-degree robbery and two counts of second-degree robbery.
An East St. Louis man is dead and four others are jailed after police stopped a robbery in progress downtown.
“He was ordered to drop the weapon and he refused, an officer fired and [the suspect] was shot once in the head.”
The city’s annual Go! St. Louis Marathon kicks off Sunday morning. For commuters, that means a string of road and ramp closures.