A shoplifting suspect who was shot and wounded by a suburban St. Louis police officer earlier this year has been sentenced to five years in prison.
Two more suspects in the Tuesday morning Central West End ambush attack on an off-duty St. Louis police officer are in custody, including the man police say was the shooter.
A 39-year-old sergeant with 16 years on the force was shot at Maryland and Euclid in the Central West End just before 5 a.m. Tuesday.
Don McGhee plead guilty in April 2015.
A St. Louis police officer was shot Tuesday morning and the suspects are at large.
The mother of an armed, 16-year-old boy shot and paralyzed last weekend by St. Louis police is questioning whether officers needed to fire upon her son.
Brandon Claxton was grazed above the eye, hit once in the arm and once in the stomach.
A St. Louis police officer has been arrested after the FBI and department find guns, heroin and a large amount of cash during a search of a location in the 4500 block of Page Avenue on Tuesday.
The officer responded to a non-emergency call last Friday when the alleged misconduct took place. A complaint was filed the next day.
A former Washington Park Police Officer has been arrested and faces several charges.