St. Louis county police officials are looking for an armed 23-year-old father who cops say broke into the home of his eleven-month-old child's mother and abducted the baby and the woman this morning. The abduction and assault happened just before 9 a.m. this morning on Vanity Fair Drive in north S ... More >>
St. Louis police revealed that an armed robbery occurred at 11 p.m. Wednesday night in the 500 block of South Broadway outside Busch Stadium (above), one that had several similarities to an armed robbery Sunday night in the Central West End. In Wednesday's incident, police say a group of five women ... More >>
Roderick L. McAllister, 20, and Derez Austell, 19, the two men apprehended in a drainage culvert on Manchester Avenue after Tuesday's home invasion in Dogtown, have been charged with second-degree murder and a host of related charges. Because their alleged compatriot, Brandon Jones, was shot and kil ... More >>
Anna Moffatt and Eric Sargent in Tulsa. Courtesy of the Dive Poets.Roughly half of St. Louis' finnest fiddlin' folk/Americana outfit, the Dive Poets, took to the road recently -- Jeff York and Renato Durante stayed home with new babies, and Eric Sargent, Karl Eggers and Anna Moffatt comprised ... More >>
Police say Arron Herring intentionally caused a wreck that killed Ashley Brenner. A south city man accused of intentionally causing a collision that killed a passenger inside his vehicle is back in St. Louis after being arrested earlier this week in California. According to St. Louis police ... More >>
Our beloved local cuddle-thug has been all over the national scene in advance of his appearance on this year's Blizzard Music Tour. During the Grammys, a commercial aired in which he pimped out a Sony Audio system in the new Ford Explorer. The humorous clip features his duet with Kelly Rowland, "Gon ... More >>
Jeanne Moore sued over a Ford Explorer seat that collapsed due to her weight and a crash.Jeanne Moore, a 300-pound St. Louis County woman who was left a paraplegic after a 2005 car crash, should have the right to bring her lawsuit against Ford Motor Company to trial, the Missouri Supreme Court ru ... More >>
Ryan MooreA 17-year-old teenager from southwestern Illinois, has been charged with two felony counts of impersonating a police officer. According to prosecutors, Ryan W. Moore mounted a strobe light to the dashboard of his maroon Ford Explorer and pulled over two motorists on October 14 in the 14 ... More >>
Image Via He quiero'd Taco Bell a little too muchUsually, fugitives caught in a high-speed chase head south of the border, but a Taco Bell in Caseyville is where a police pursuit began last Thursday.The Belleville News-Democrat reports that Isaiah Ross, 20, of East St. Louis, got into an a ... More >>
St. Louis Medical Examiner Michael Graham reported this morning that Josh Hancock was legally drunk when he was killed in a car accident early last Sunday morning. Hancock’s blood-alcohol level of 0.157 percent was almost twice the state’s legal limit of 0.08. St. Louis Police Chief Joe Mokwa ... More >>
Ever since the Josh Hancock story took a detour to the strip clubs of East St. Louis, Sauget Police Chief Patrick Delaney has barely had time to hang up the phone. Yesterday evening Delaney was bombarded with a wave of media phone calls following a 5 p.m. story on KSDK-TV (Channel 5) that was the fi ... More >>
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