Tag: Bellefontaine Neighbors

STL County Police arrest business robbers after pursuit

Officers from the St. Louis County Police Department North County Precinct arrested two business robbers after a brief pursuit on Saturday. According to police, two suspects entered Family Dollar at 1125 Bellefontaine Road and approached the cashier and displayed a firearm. One suspect demanded cash from the drawer and was handed an undisclosed amount. Shortly thereafter the suspects fled the scene. No injuries were reported during the course of the robbery. At approximately 8:00 p.m., […]

Bellefontaine Neighbors man charged with shooting two officers hires lawyer

The man accused of shooting two Bellefontaine Neighbors police officers last month has an attorney as of Wednesday, according to St. Louis County records. Jason Cook, 37, was charged with four felonies, including first-degree assault, a day after ducking into his home and shooting the two officers at 7:15 a.m. on Dec. 14. He then held police at bay for more than seven hours before he was finally taken into custody, police said. Cook was set […]

BREAKING: Two Bellefontaine Neighbors Police Officers Shot

Updated at 12 p.m. with details regarding the age of the officers and status of the suspect.  Two Bellefontaine Neighbors police officers were shot in the line of duty early on Thursday. According to the St. Louis County Police Department, at approximately 7:15 a.m., two uniformed Bellefontaine Neighbors Police officers were shot in the line of duty after an encounter with a suspect near the 10100 block of Bellefontaine Road. The police officers are expected to […]