Police use a Metrolink surveillance camera to catch a 17-year-old charged with robbery.
Prosecutors allege 31 year old Timothy Allen jumped into a vehicle on the parking lot of a Circle K on West Main Street in Belleville while the driver was talking on his cell phone.
It has been nearly a year since Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn signed a law creating the Metro East Police Commission, meant to oversee crime-fighting activities in four troubled communities.
Al Bieri of Lebanon, Ill. was in charge of the former Emerson Electric site project in Washington Park. He admitted violating the Clean Air Act
St. Clair County prosecutors charged Sybhonn Eubanks of East St. Louis on Saturday for Wednesday’s fatal shooting of Tramond Davidson.
St. Clair County Clerk Bob Delaney says his office is holding on to nearly 400 absentee ballots that he believes are fraudulent.
Police are concerned because the girl’s mother does not have custody and has an extensive criminal history.
The first one broke out at 58th Street and Forest. Around the same time, a house just a few blocks away caught fire at 61st Street and Forest.
“We don’t have nearly enough, not even close to enough, police officers in the Metro East,” he said.
State police Lt. Dave Wasmuth says the man appeared to have been dead for days, and that evidence at the scene indicates he was killed.