St. Louis police say a Belleville, Ill., man wanted for a fatal New Year’s Eve accident is now in custody.
The St. Louis medical examiner says the 18-year-old fatally shot by police suffered a severed spinal cord, prompting a lawyer for the family to further question the police contention that the suspect ran a short distance after the shooting.
No charges will be filed – at least for now – in Tuesday’s death of a toddler who apparently shot himself by accident with a gun in a Hanley Hills home.
Garbutt says in 3 percent of the homes, children have tried to drink the liquid nitrogen, which is potentially fatal.
The St. Louis County Police Department is reporting that a child was shot in the 7700 block of Utica in North St. Louis County.
Christopher George was thrown from bike, then hit by vehicle that drove off.
“This is not just about the police shooting a young man,” Moore said. “It’s about life, period. About what’s acceptable and what’s not.”
Two police officers who shot and killed a man in a Columbia parking garage will not face charges.
Attorneys for a southwestern Missouri woman accused of fatally poisoning her husband and a son with antifreeze are asking a judge to toss out her videotaped statements to investigators.
Derrell Edward Dean Hall, 25, of Winfield was charged Monday in St. Charles County with involuntary manslaughter and leaving the scene of a motor vehicle accident.