A citizen is being credited with helping capture two men who allegedly robbed an Ellisville jewelry store, then lead police on a chase on Interstate-64 this morning.
Earl Pitt, 33, suspected in separate bank robbery in August.
An East St. Louis man now faces federal charges in last week’s robbery and shooting at the Ferguson Television and Satellite shop in Caseyville.
Rita Eckert was loading up her minivan beside her florist shop on West Main when four young men approached her.
Police in Fairview Heights say they have made an arrest in the armed robbery of the Moto Mart in the 6100 block of North Illinois Street back on November 2nd.
Man displayed gun during hold-up, nobody hurt.
According to the victim, she had just parked her vehicle behind a building at 200 N. Second Street around 7:17 p.m. when the suspect demanded her purse and pushed her to the ground.
$1,000 reward possible for info that leads to felony arrest.
A man wielding a screwdriver robbed an elderly nun Thursday morning outside a church on the city’s south side.
Authorities are searching for a cunning criminal who stole a Wisconsin woman’s diamond ring after paying to fly her to St. Louis.