Earlier this month, we wrote about the exoneration of Marlon Miller, a twenty-year-old East St. Louis, Illinois, resident wrongfully accused of a violent rape and robbery. He was released from jail after a DNA test proved his innocence. And now, as Miller's attorneys weigh a possible lawsuit against ... More >>
Marlon Miller, a twenty-year-old East St. Louis, Illinois, resident, was released from jail this week after DNA tests proved that police had the wrong suspect in a rape and robbery case.
"From day one, he has always maintained his innocence," his attorney Bill Stiehl tells Daily RFT. "I have seldo ... More >>
Randy Miller, a 48-year-old New Athens, Illinois, resident, got into an argument with his girlfriend last week -- prompting him to strike her in the leg with a crowbar, according to the St. Clair County Sheriff's Department. He then picked up a hammer and hit her on the head, cops say.
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Imani Shakoor, 21, allegedly stole a woman's iPhone right from her hands while she was riding on the MetroLink. Unfortunately for him, he was not able to get away fast enough -- and the victim was not going to let her smartphone go without a fight.
Police say in trying to get her phone back, she c ... More >>
Kevin T. Malone is facing several levels of embarrassment these days. A few of the (alleged) reasons:
1. As a 51-year-old man, he picked a fight with a 14-year-old boy.
2. As a 51-year-old elected official, he picked a fight with a 14-year-old boy.
3. As a 51-year-old elected official, he pi ... More >>
It's not our darling angels' faults when they break the law -- it's their parents!Bad news for parents out in St. Clair County: Prosecutors are warning that if your kid acts up, you could face criminal charges.That's the word from the Belleville News-Democrat, which reports this morning that St. ... More >>