So far in 2015, 72 people have been victims of homicide in St. Louis, a pace that would exceed last year’s total of 159.
Victim identified as rose-selling vendor Jerrel Nixon
Early Sunday morning, two sisters, ages 15 and 20, were found shot to death in a vacant lot on north Vandeventer Avenue. On Thursday morning, two young women were found shot to death inside an apartment on Natural Bridge Road near Fairground Park.
St. Louis police have released the names of two women found dead in a duplex on Natural Bridge Road across from Fairground Park.
A pedestrian struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver in the 3700 block of Natural Bridge has been identified.
Police are still looking for suspects—and a motive—in an early morning shooting that left an 11-year-old girl critically injured.
One man is dead and a police officer is shot in the chest after a fiery crash overnight.
The first was just before 10 p.m. Tuesday when a victim was hit while crossing eastbound I-70 at Salisbury Street. Accident reconstruction crews closed the interstate for several hours.
“We’re making this available to them, all they have to do is agree that they will open the shelter that was promised last August,” Rice said.
Critically injured child pulled from building by firefighters