An airline clerk and two other men have been charged with a scheme to ship drugs from Los Angeles to the St. Louis area aboard commercial airlines.
A former St. Louis city officer is accused of giving a 12-inch shotgun to a man storing crack cocaine and marijuana at a house in the 3800 block of Cottage Avenue.
St. Louis city police say a murder charge could be filed against a woman who allegedly crashed a car with four passengers inside, including her boyfriend, on purpose.
Warren County Sheriff’s Lt. Matt Schmutz says before DNA evidence was widely used, victims were identified by their fingerprints and their face, which is why John Doe’s killer or killers cut off his head and hands.
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.