Tag: crime

STL County PD looking for two suspects involved in Jennings MetroPCS armed robbery

The St. Louis County Police Department are on the hunt for two suspects involved in a Jennings business robbery. According to the police, the investigation revealed that two suspects entered MetroPCS, at 6902 West Florissant Ave. then one of the suspects displayed a firearm and began threatening employees. The robbers made their way to front registers, then one of them located and removed a cash drawer from behind the counter. They immediately fled the business on […]

Charges issued to Florissant armed robbery suspect

The St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office issued charges to a St. Louis man for holding up multiple St. Louis County businesses. St. Louis resident, Arnold Mason, 29, was charged two counts of robbery in the 1st degree and two counts of armed criminal action. According to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, Mason robbed a Florissant GNC store on Dec. 1, 2017, then on Jan. 4, he also robbed the Dollar General store also located in […]

8-year-old shot in North County, STL County PD investigating

St. Louis County Police responded to a shooting in North County on Wednesday that involved an 8-year-old victim. The St. Louis County Police Department from the North County Precinct responded to the 10400 block of Count Drive for a shooting, which also activated a nearby Shotspotter, a gunfire detection system. According to police, when they arrived they located an 8-year-old girl who suffered a gunshot wound to the leg. She was transported to a local […]

SSM Healthcare notifying patients about possible data breach

SSM Healthcare is informing patients of a possible privacy breach that involved a former employee. SSM said that a former employee at one of their customer service call centers inappropriately accessed medical records from patients between Feb. 13 and Oct. 20 of 2017. The health system said the former employee mainly focused on specific medical records of some patients that were dealing with a controlled substance abuse prescription and also primary care physician within the St. Louis […]

WalletHub ranks St. Louis high on list of neediest cities

The City of St. Louis is one of the neediest cities in the country according to a study conducted by WalletHub. The study showed that St. Louis ranked ninth in the country when compared to 182 U.S. cities across 25 key metrics to determine where Americans are most economically disadvantaged. The data set provided ranges from child poverty rate to food-shortage and uninsured rates. WalletHub Analyst, Jill Gonzalez, said cities who scored poorly could implement […]

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 […]

UPDATE: STL County Prosecuting Attorney’s office issue additional charges in fatal Normandy pursuit

Updated at 10:45 on Thursday with additional charges in the fatal pursuit The St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney’s office issued charges to two suspects who stole a vehicle and led police on a chase in Normandy which resulted in a fatal crash. According to police, 17-year-old, Darian Cummings, 16-year-old, Brian Booker Jr. and one unidentified suspect, stole a gray SUV on the morning of April 25 and refused to pull over when a police officer attempted to […]

Arnold Police Department offer update on Police Officer Ryan O’Connor’s condition

Arnold Police Department has offered an update on Officer Ryan O’Connor who was shot on Tuesday. The shooting is being investigated by the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department. The criminal investigation remains active and information about the investigation will be released by the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department if and when they deem appropriate. According to police, Arnold Officer O’Connor is in critical but stable condition. At this point, the medical staff has relayed to the family […]

St. Louis ranks high on WalletHub’s 2017’s Most Sinful Cities list

Another year, another shameful national list that the city of St. Louis rests on top of. According to WalletHub’s 2017’s Most Sinful Cities list, St. Louis ranks fourth in the United States. WalletHub’s data analysts compared more than 180 U.S. cities across 32 key ‘indicators of evil deeds.’ Some of these dimensions include anger & hatred, jealousy, excesses & vices, greed, lust, vanity and laziness. Wallethub graded St. Louis with a 52.46 vice index, with […]

$200,000 stolen vehicle recovered by STL County Police Department

A $200,000 El Camino that was stolen from a parking lot in October was recovered by the St. Louis County Police Department on Wednesday. According to the police, around 8:00 p.m. detectives assigned to the St. Louis County Police Department Auto Theft Unit, along with assistance from detectives with the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department recovered the vehicle. The police said they located the vehicle inside a garage at a residence in the 9300 block […]