The effort to get answers about possible stolen babies at a long-closed St. Louis hospital now includes another department in the city – the Recorder of Deeds office where public records are kept.
Clayton Detective Lt. Don Bass tells KMOX News the department has finished looking at Schweich’s office computer in Jefferson City, Missouri, and found nothing of evidentiary value.
Slay, who took the unusual step of being a co-sponsor, signed the bill Wednesday. It officially becomes law June 5.
Schweich died without a suicide note, and investigators say the search for a motive was the theme of their final search of two state-owned computers Schweich used in his St. Louis and Jefferson City offices.
Early Sunday morning, two sisters, ages 15 and 20, were found shot to death in a vacant lot on north Vandeventer Avenue. On Thursday morning, two young women were found shot to death inside an apartment on Natural Bridge Road near Fairground Park.
A woman who recently reunited with her 49-year-old daughter filed a petition Monday seeking court files and adoption records that might shed light on what exactly happened in 1965 at Homer G. Phillips Hospital in St. Louis, where the mother says she was told her newborn baby was dead.
Kansas City police have increased security for Mayor Sly James after he received a threat through his campaign website.
UMSL Political Science professor Dave Robertson says Conservative Gubernatorial candidate Catherine Hanaway could be hurt if police announce it was negative campaign tactics that pushed Schweich over the edge.
National Transportation Safety Board investigator says a private plane returning from the NCAA basketball tournament turned away from the runway before crashing.
Another violent day in north St. Louis has left one person dead and five injured.