The St. Louis County Police Department is reporting that a child was shot in the 7700 block of Utica in North St. Louis County.
St. Louis has the largest Crimes Against Children task force in the country with 21 agents.
Police are investigating whether they were involved in five other robberies in the Soulard area.
Derrell Edward Dean Hall, 25, of Winfield was charged Monday in St. Charles County with involuntary manslaughter and leaving the scene of a motor vehicle accident.
Michael Anthony Rasmussen, 54, was charged by the Madison County prosecutor and is jailed on a $500,000 bond.
A St. Charles County judge has sentenced 45-year-old Terry Smith and his 44-year-old wife, Victoria, to seven years in prison and fined them $500.
The search of Homer G. Phillips Hospital records has revealed a death certificate for one mother’s child, but another search is for an adult born at the hospital.
Only the 9-year-old girl survived.
A police official confirmed media reports that a 52-year-old relative used a circular saw to cut the baby’s throat, apparently because she wouldn’t stop crying.
Police say a man and his 7-year-old daughter were injured when they were shot as they drove along Interstate 70 near Kansas City.