Clayton Detective Lt. Don Bass said they have found no evidence Schweich was the target of bullying, threats or blackmail.
Sources tell KMOX News that the investigation is looking at whether armed officers in street clothes worked as security details for drug dealers.
Man was found sleeping in van not far from a school.
Clayton Police Chief Kevin Murphy says while Schweich left no suicide note “on paper” at his Clayton home, detectives continue to search his electronic devices for any possible note or explanation into the shooting.
Joshua Foust, 33, resigned from A.D. Stowell Elementary School in Hannibal after drugs were allegedly found at his home.
The St. Louis murder total for the year is nearing 150 – a 35 percent increase over murders this time last year.
So-called “hybrid” versions of well-established gangs from big cities like Los Angeles and Chicago have set up shop in the Metro East.
A man and woman have been charged after taking a selfie with the corpse of an overdosed friend.
Earnest Proge Jr., 38, was captured Wednesday in the St. Louis area.
A new Washington University study attempts to find out why drug abusers are switching to heroin.