A 23-year-old man accused of exposing other gay men to HIV while attending college in suburban St. Louis tested positive for the virus that causes AIDS two years earlier in Indiana.
Jury selection is underway for former Lindenwood University wrestler who is scheduled to go to trial this week for not telling his sexual partners that he is HIV positive.
“It served as a symbol of what had transpired,” says Urban League President and CEO Mike McMillan. “It is our goal to take it into a phoenix rising from the ashes, so that we will then transform what was a tragedy and turn it into a triumph.”
Two teams coming off disappointing home losses in their respective NFL season openers this past Sunday will meet this week when the St. Louis Rams travel to western Florida to play the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
The Bucs took a gamble signing Michael Johnson to a huge contract, and this season, he has to be the guy.
A former Lindenwood University wrestler charged with recklessly exposing someone to HIV could face more charges.
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.
Michael “Tiger” Johnson, 22, of St. Charles was charged Thursday with “recklessly risking infection of another when infected with HIV,” a class A felony.
Police said Thursday that 28-year-old Michael Johnson of Edwardsville faces drunken driving charges and other counts in the death of 27-year-old Jennifer Mitchell of Chicago.