Police say 4-year-old Taylor Laxton of Pinckneyville was found in a friend’s pool.
Anthony Piercy has returned to work after a handcuffed Iowa man drowned while in his custody on the Lake of the Ozarks.
Brandon Ellingson of Clive, Iowa, had been placed in a life vest and was being transported for a sobriety test late Saturday afternoon.
20-year-old Brandon Ellingson of Clive, Iowa, stood up on the moving vessel before going into the water at 5:23 p.m. Saturday.
The patrol says the body of John Schneider of Skidmore was recovered from the Nodaway River near Skidmore Wednesday night.
An autopsy indicated that drowning was the likely cause of death, and police say there were no signs of foul play. St. Louis County detectives suspect suicide.
Lafayette County authorities say a 12-year-old boy died after falling through ice into a partially frozen lake.
A 12-year-old southern Illinois boy has died after falling into an icy pond with a friend who was rescued, authorities said.
St. Louis police said Derrone Snelson died at a hospital where he had been treated since both boys were rescued from a pool at the Pear Tree Inn on Saturday. Laron Snelson died Saturday.
Police say Laron Snelson and his twin brother both had to be pulled from the water of the Pear Tree Inn swimming pool.