Gun advocates are questioning a study that says Missouri would have fewer murder if there were more background checks.
Police say victim Wendy Hall-Onkle knew her attacker.
Two victims are dead, two are in critical condition, including an 8-year-old boy.
Major Case Squad says a person of interest is detained in the killing of William Harriel (pictured).
Jerome Ewing is charged in the death of Charles Williams.
Police say 19-year-old male found shot to death in a field.
Police now say victim was shot multiple times and left to die in burning house.
A Missouri woman who as a teenager wrote that killing a young neighbor was an “ahmazing” thrill asked a judge on Thursday to overturn her guilty plea, saying she made it under the fear of spending a lifetime in prison.
The mother of a 7-year-old Illinois girl who authorities say was stabbed to death by her uncle was sentenced to 120 days in jail.
A recent study by the Violence Policy Center has spelled out what one local man already knew. Crime against young black men are at unacceptable levels and needs to be addressed and stopped.