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Foster Parent Charged With Murder In Hot Car Death

A Kansas man accused of leaving his 10-month-old foster child in a hot car where she died was charged Wednesday with murder.


Diane Staudte

Murder, Other Counts Severed in Antifreeze Deaths

A southwest Missouri woman accused of killing two family members by slipping antifreeze into their drinks could have two trials after a judge approved a motion to sever two murder counts from other charges.



Murder At University City Gathering

Police say shots rang out at reunion in Heman Park, Saturday night.


Lakieshia Lane. Photo courtesy of police

Northwoods Murder Suspect Surrenders

Lakieshia Lane is accused of setting fire to a house, killing a man on July 6th


Ledale Nathan Jr.

More Life Sentences In 2009 St. Louis Murder

The new sentence for Ledale Nathan Jr. followed a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that invalidated a former sentence.


Patricia Perkins. Booking photo courtesy of St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department

Third Suspect Charged in Sunday’s Fatal Shooting

The mother of the two men already charged with last Sunday’s deadly shooting in the Baden neighborhood is now also charged with murder.


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Man Gets 65 Years Prison in Dismemberment Killing

Patrick Chase of Alton was sentenced to 45 years on a first-degree murder charge and 20 years on a charge of dismembering a human body.


Diane Kelly

Granite City Woman Accused Of Killing 82-Year-Old Father

Diane Kelly faces two counts of first-degree murder in the death of Woodrow Dilday


Terence Doddy (Illinois State Police photo)

Suspect in Rest Stop Killing Appears in Court

Terence Doddy is a suspect in two killings.


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Man Poisons Wife’s Kool-Aid, Escapes Jail During Fireworks Show

Prosecutors say he put prescription drugs in Kool-Aid he gave his wife.





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