St. Louis Circuit Judge Robert Dierker has ruled Amendment Five was too broad, and fails to differentiate between violent and non-violent offenders.
Wyandotte County officials say an off-duty deputy was shot and critically wounded when he walked into a convenience store early Wednesday during an armed robbery.
Suspect struck the officer twice in the face and tried to flee, say authorities.
The suspect entered Bank of America, 4301 Hampton, at about 2:39 p.m. Monday and handed the teller a note demanding money.
St. Louis City Circuit Attorney Jennifer Joyce tells the story of Cornelius Anderson.
The Daily Journal newspaper in Park Hills, Missouri reports that 48-year-old Larry Wayne Ham of Hillsboro pleaded guilty to two counts of first-degree robbery.
St. Louis prosecutors say 18-year-old Christopher Grant is charged with first-degree murder.
A pair of fast-moving armed robbers hits the Schnucks store in Creve Coeur before sunup this morning.
St. Louis police have released surveillance photos of two suspects who stole a cellphone, money and a laptop from a woman in her car Saturday afternoon.
Saracino says it was a tough day for both Drury and Bartolino’s workers, who wonder how their gentle co-worker could be taken in such a violent way.