Investigators believe a man killed by police inside a University of Missouri parking garage was a violent sex offender who, hours earlier, hid inside a woman’s car at a supermarket.
Court records say the juvenile suspect told police he fatally shot Zachary Al-Hamid before taking his car and cellphone.
Cause of fire, death, not yet determined.
Supporters say a proposal to require unpaid leave for an officer during investigations of some police-involved fatal shootings would help restore trust after the shooting death of an 18-year-old in Ferguson.
A 20-year-old woman was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver early this morning near Lambert Airport.
The Force Investigative Unit has concluded its investigation into the fatal shooting death of Kajieme Powell, and the findings have been referred to the Circuit Attorney’s office.
Firefighters believe a space heater caused the fire.
Firefighters pulled the 4-year-old boy, 6-year-old girl and the children’s grandmother from their burning home in the 1000 block of Roth.
Accidents in downtown St. Louis, Wellston and South St. Louis County
The Food and Drug Administration is building a legal case against companies that sell pure powdered caffeine, which can be fatal even in small doses.