Police say the roughly 22-year-old, 5-foot-10-inch African-American man implied he had a weapon, but never showed one.
The officer is said to be okay, but there’s no word on the condition of the suspect involved.
Last Wednesday night, a student was kidnapped and forced to withdraw money from an ATM.
24-year-old Adam Radigan is charged with first degree robbery.
It happened at about 9:30 p.m. Thursday, when officers responded to a robbery call at Sacramento and Fair, near Fairground Park.
A Kansas City man who robbed a bank with a hatchet has been sentenced to nearly 16 years in federal prison.
That’s what the attorney for the man convicted of killing the St. Louis University student two years ago is claiming.
A 26-year-old St. Louis County man faces weapons charges after his unsuccessful robbery attempt was laughed off by a clerk who thought the holdup was a joke
Authorities in Imperial, Mo. are looking for the man who robbed a convenience store early Wednesday morning.
Roy Murphy was ready to plead guilty earlier this week to second-degree attempted robbery a charge that would have sent him back to prison for up to seven years.