St. Louis County Police say Franklin shot and killed 27-year-old Donte Woodson in the restroom of the QT at Dunn and New Halls Ferry.
St. Louis County Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a person of interest in connection with Sunday’s homicide at North County QuikTrip.
The 26-year-old victim ran out of the QT bathroom and collapsed in the parking lot.
Shot in the bathroom. No suspect yet.
When it comes to grants and donations being channeled into Ferguson and surrounding communities, a large portion is going toward the one thing young people say they want the most. “Every single one of them said we need jobs,” says Michael McMillan, president and COO of the Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis.
The QuikTrip that burned during the rioting has been torn down, and hundreds of volunteers recently fanned out to pick up trash and pull weeds around the city. But other businesses that were destroyed are still in shambles, and plywood boards still protect windows a year later.
Roy Gillespie, of Teamsters Local 600, said volunteers tallied close to 400.
The effort to erect a Ferguson job training center at the site of a former convenience store that was looted and burned after last summer’s fatal police shooting of Michael Brown is getting underway.
Hillsdale police officers in north county make $11 an hour, no benefits. The minimum wage proposal in the city is $15 an hour.
One homeowner moved into her home two weeks ago, but now is being bought out.