Jefferson County Sheriff Glenn Boyer is encouraging residents to turn on their porch lights and get out to meet their neighbors. It’s all part of National Night Out, a nationwide crime-fighting effort.
A news conference is scheduled later this morning and Amanda Jones’ daughter Hannah, now 13 years old, is expected to speak publicly for the first time.
An early-morning attempt to rob a gas station in Jefferson County ended in a humiliating fail for a knife-wielding teen. When the 16-year-old entered the BP gas station on Old Sugar Creek Road about 1:40 a.m., he flashed a knife and demaded cash.
One car bumped into another in a shopping center parking lot, and the driver was then chased by the family in that car.
A suspect pulled a gun on three customers and the clerk outside the store in the 8400 block of Local Hillsboro Road around 2:28 Saturday morning.
Police say they burned playground equipment and spray painted graffiti on buildings
Some 40 homes evacuated
Three people who died when an SUV crashed during a weekend police chase in the St. Louis area have been identified.
There were only four students on the bus, and all were taken to the hospital for observation.
A Missouri Republican Senator is sponsoring a bill to develop a lead industry task force to clean up old sites and in efforts to have cleaner processing methods.