The officer-involved shooting happened before 4 p.m. Tuesday in the 4100 block of Minnesota in South St. Louis.
The Highway Patrol does not have the funding to assign troopers in the city, Col. Ron Replogle told Missouri’s Senate Appropriations Committee.
Police say he pulled TEC-9 with extended clip on officers.
The sister of St Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson was arrested around 4:30 this afternoon on suspicion of drunk driving.
Special month-long hot spot initiative led to 68% decrease in violent crime, police chief says.
The kidnapping was part of a plot to get a larger share of the robbery loot for another man.
St. Louis man pleads to post-robbery kidnapping.