A 19-year-old man is recovering in the hospital after being shot in the head downtown by an unknown gunman, according to police. The man and another 19-year-old were stopped at a red light around 1:15 a.m. Monday morning at N. 10th Street and Convention Plaza after a party at the Ramada Inn.
Steven Woodson, 26, is the latest victim of gun violence in the City of St. Louis -- and the fifteenth person lost to homicide so far this year. Officers found him dead last night -- and successfully chased down suspect Karlos Culberson on foot. Culberson, 31, was taken into custody and the Circui ... More >>
It was a violent weekend in the City of St. Louis -- with a total of three separate homicides in what has been a bloody first month of 2013 with the murder count of the year now up to fourteen. All three victims were black men. There aren't a whole lot of details in any of these investigations - ... More >>
Fans of the musical "Meet Me in St. Louis" will remember how Esther Smith (played by Judy Garland) laments in song that the boy next door at 5133 Kensington Avenue doesn't notice her. Last night, that block of the city got attention for a much darker (and sadder) reason: That's where the city' ... More >>