So-called “hybrid” versions of well-established gangs from big cities like Los Angeles and Chicago have set up shop in the Metro East.
Earnest Proge Jr., 38, was captured Wednesday in the St. Louis area.
Christina Martinez of Fairmont City had a blood-alcohol level of 365 percent and also had used cocaine.
Former East St. Louis officer Orlando Ward was sentenced this morning in federal court.
Kelsey Elizabeth Lewis, 24, was charged Friday with bringing contraband into a penal institution and unlawful possession of a controlled substance.
Police arrested two suspects Thursday in an abandoned garage.
Large amounts of cocaine, methamphetamine, and marijuana were allegedly shipped to St. Louis & elsewhere.
Levi Coolley pleads guilty to federal charges relating to activity between 2005 & 2011.
U.S. District Judge Nanette K. Laughrey in Jefferson City on Friday sided with the American Civil Liberties Union, which sued Linn State Technical College on behalf of six students.
Twenty-five people, including several members of the Saddle Tramps Motorcyle Club, face federal drug charges after a major meth and cocaine bust.