Roadside collection effort’s original goal had been $5,000.
First bank robbed in North County, second in South St. Louis.
The latest occurred early this morning when the suspect approached a 27-year-old woman walking back to her car.
“When you see this you’ll realize exactly how serious this is and how important it is,” Police Chief Tim Fitch said.
Public asked to help find the suspect
No weapon shown during mid-morning hold-up.
Weekend killings are the tenth and eleventh of 2012 in the city.
Black SUV with flashing red and blue lights made three stops in half-hour period
Xavier Ferguson was fatally shot Monday outside his north county home.
Sherell Austin was gunned down in a north St. Louis street one year ago today, crime remains unsolved.