Missouri police tased a father trying to rescue his 3-year-old son from a burning house.
Motorists should be aware that “we have a funding problem,” said Dennis Heckman, the state bridge engineer for the Missouri Department of Transportation.
Police say the 15-year-old carjacked a couple at gunpoint in the 3800 block of Osceola at about 2:30 a.m. St. Louis Police spotted the vehicle at Meramec and Chippewa and the chase began.
When firefighters got to the three-story brick building at the corner of Magnolia and Louisiana, flames had engulfed the basement then quickly filled the first floor.
“It is very clear on lots of different indicators that the American public school education system is really struggling right now,” Rhee said.
Months of drought have left the Mississippi near historic low levels, a problem worsened last month when the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers reduced the outflow from an upper Missouri River dam.
Police looking for three men in red Pontiac G6.
Jerry Ronald Graves arrested in LaPlata, about 145 miles northwest of St. Louis.