The Champaign News-Gazette reports Dany Sammak was arrested Saturday after he made what authorities said were “terrorist-like threats” and made shooting gestures with his hands.
Wagner was the secretary on the police board and acting chairman after the resignation of Greg Sansone in the wake of the FBI probe.
“Once the agents have a real interest and time expended in a case, it’s tough to just walk away. They’re terriers. It’s tough. They’re going to grab a hold of your pants and not let go.”
“This is a dirty game, but it’s the only way they know how to play it. They go after those who are disloyal or threaten the status quo.”
Dooley could face a challenger in the Democratic primary, County Councilman Steve Stenger. Republican Bill Corrigan is also exploring the possibility of running. Corrigan, a lawyer, lost to Dooley in 2010.
St. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley says he doesn’t know how he feels about the plan to lobby the FBI to let the City and County report crime stats as one.
You probably have heard it before: St. Louis unfairly tops all those most dangerous city lists, because other cities get to combine their crime stats with their suburban counties and St. Louis doesn’t.
“We’ve asked our FBI friends to give us a threat assessment and they say there are no credible threats toward St. Louis,” St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson says.
A St. Louis event planner has spent the last two years trying to convince the travel industry that their properties are being used by pimps.
Suspect robbed US Bank at 301 N. Tucker Friday.