St. Louis County
A St. Louis County man has been executed by lethal injection for the sexual assault and fatal bludgeoning of a North County widow 16 years ago.
Justice Department autopsy found Brown died from multiple gunshot wounds and had severe head and chest injuries, minor gunshot wound to his right hand.
Andrew Dunn had his father walk outside to the front parking lot, according to a news release from St. Louis County Police. Once outside, he removed a concealed metal bat and repeatedly struck his father in the head.
Chappelle-Nadal says the bill would save the region millions because it would stop the duplication of services between the city and county.
A 33-year-old St. Louis man has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of a north St. Louis County bar bouncer.
Police say the teen is a runaway and believed to be joining the Ferguson protestors.
Police say one victim was a doorman.
With a decision by a Ferguson grand jury believed to be imminent, Attorney General Eric Holder is exhorting police across the nation to prepare appropriately for demonstrations and “minimize needless confrontation” with protesters.
About 45 same-sex couples have applied for a marriage license in St. Louis County since the county started allowing it a little more than a week ago.
Houses of worship say they will provide meals, education, and counseling to schoolchildren if classes are canceled.