East St. Louis

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Four Russian Nationals Indicted on Fraud Charges

Four Russian nationals have been indicted for conspiring to travel from Russia to casinos across the United States, including several local casinos, to cheat at particular slot games using electronic devices.

12/10/2014

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Coroner: Man Found Fatally Shot in Trunk of Burning Car

Investigators say a man whose body was found in the trunk of a burning car in East St. Louis had been shot twice and died from the wounds.

11/12/2014

Sen Dick Durbin (D-IL) makes his comments at the Jefferson Jackson dinner in St. Louis on June 7, 2014. The Jefferson Jackson dinner is a yearly gathering of the state's democratic party. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Sen. Durbin: Foreclosure Crisis Still Lingering

Democrat serves up East St. Louis as model city devastated by housing market collapse.

11/02/2014

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Arrest Made for East St. Louis Robbery Killing

Tracey Vickers is accused of beating and strangling Tobias Gross.

10/23/2014

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Roy Mickens Sworn in as East St. Louis Police’s New Assistant Chief

A longtime officer on the East St. Louis police force is replacing the assistant chief who resigned amid sexual harassment allegations.

09/30/2014

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Assistant Police Chief of East St. Louis Resigns

Ronald Ike has resigned following results of an independent investigation that was launched into allegations of sexual harassment involving a civilian against Ike.

09/22/2014

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East St. Louis Assistant Chief Focus of Probe

East St. Louis’ city manager says she’s investigating a complaint that the assistant police chief acted inappropriately with a female summer youth program worker.

09/05/2014

Prosecutors say the man had been inserting sewing needles into a packaged meat "just for the hell of it" at a grocery store in his hometown for more than a year. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Man Accused Of Putting Needles In Packaged Meat

68-year-old Ronald Avers inserted sewing needles into a packaged meat “just for the hell of it,” say federal prosecutors

07/31/2014

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Police: No Leads in Fatal East St. Louis Shooting

Police say they’re getting no help as they try to find out who ended a young man’s life in a public housing complex in East St. Louis at about 12:30 this morning.

07/23/2014

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East St. Louis Robber Gets Life

55-year-old Gregory Muse was convicted in April

07/12/2014

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