LaTosha Cunningham reportedly fainted to the courtroom floor after being sentenced in the killing of Yoko Cullen in May of 2011.
It happened near Touchette Regional Hospital in Centreville, Illinois.
A judge Friday sentenced 58-year-old Fred Bathon to 30 months in federal prison and ordered him to pay $20,000 in fines.
Jefferson County Sheriff’s Captain Ron Arnhart is asking residents to watch for any suspicious activity but not take matters into their own hands.
Police have not indicated whether or not the two shootings or three victims were related.
The additional charges are in addition to the burglary, armed criminal action, and assaulting an officer charges filed in May of 2012.
Authorities say a 25-year-old mother of two was found last Saturday after she’d been repeatedly stabbed in her apartment.
Police conducting a well-being check on a man in Mascoutah Monday night found the man dead and his friend lying on a couch.
George Putney, 53, is charged with involuntary manslaughter and leaving the scene of the accident that claimed the life of 70-year-old Ciby Kimbrough.
Police say hot spot policing has been very successful in north and west St. Louis. Now, the south side will see the way it works.