Gay white men taking chances is what St. Louis Health Department director Pam Walker says is largely to blame for the some 250 new HIV-AIDS cases each year in the region.
With 33 titles to his name, he announced in 1992 that he had likely contracted HIV through a transfusion during heart surgery.
Charged with knowingly being infected with HIV while performing the act of prostitution.
David Lee Mangum of Dexter is facing 21 counts of recklessly exposing another to HIV.
A former Lindenwood University wrestler charged with recklessly exposing someone to HIV could face more charges.
“Young people…the population from 13 to 24, are where the most new HIV cases are turning up”
Illinois Department of Public Health has nearly $4 million to allocate
St. Charles County Prosecutor Tim Lohmar says one of the possible victims stopped cooperating and two of the other men’s HIV tests have come back negative.
St. Charles Detective Sergeant Todd Wilson said that as of noon on Friday, four people have come to police,saying they had a sexual relationship with 22-year-old Michael L. Johnson.
Michael “Tiger” Johnson, 22, of St. Charles was charged Thursday with “recklessly risking infection of another when infected with HIV,” a class A felony.