Alvin Harris has been charged with first-degree murder in connection with a stabbing at a southwest Illinois apartment complex that left a woman dead and her 9-year-old son severely injured.
Police chief says suspect in custody and murder charge is being sought
The suspect was arrested after a standoff with police.
32-year-old Gary Grodin is accused of abusing and filming the 10-year-old daughter of his girlfriend.
A Metro spokeswoman tells KMOX the victim was walking on the tracks, east of the Swansea station.
A monument honoring eight veterans buried in a Metro-East cemetery has been dedicated.
A Texas-based soldier is jailed without bond in southwestern Illinois after being accused of robbing a convenience store.
The Major Case Squad of Greater St. Louis says 61-year-old David Daughtrey’s body was found Tuesday afternoon by officers checking on his well-being at a friend’s request.
Several stores in the Swansea Plaza were evacuated Wednesday afternoon due to a methane gas leak.
A donation box was robbed Saturday at the First Baptist Church during a funeral mass for 28-year-old Krystie Flaherty of Swansea, who died Oct. 20.