Tag: shooting

STL County Police investigating shooting death of a man in Jennings

St. Louis County Police Department on Wednesday are investigating a shooting homicide in Jennings. According to police, around 8:00 a.m. officers from the St. Louis County Police Department City of Jennings Precinct responded to a call for a shooting near the intersection of Jennings Station and Switzer. Once on the scene officers located an adult male suffering from at least one gunshot wound near an apartment complex at the 8600 block of Jennings Station. The […]

RELEASE: St Louis County Police Association reacts to McCulloch decision

“The brave men and women of the St Louis County Police Association are saddened and deeply disappointed by Mr. McCulloch’s decision not to seek the death penalty. Police Officer Blake Snyder represented the very best our society has to offer and he was murdered in the line of duty by a coward who represented the very worst. While we share the same thoughts as Elizabeth, Mr. McCulloch is the longest tenured prosecutor in the State […]

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 […]

STL County Police respond to a triple shooting in Moline Acres

Updated at 9:45 a.m. with new information about the status of the victims St. Louis County Police Department responded to a triple shooting in Moline Acres late Wednesday. St. Louis County Police officers from the North County Precinct and Moline Acres Police officers responded to a call of a shooting at the 9800 block of Monarch Drive. When officers arrived at the scene they discovered three adult males suffering from gunshot wounds. Police said all […]

STL County Police Department respond to North County shooting

St. Louis County Police responded to a shooting in North St. Louis on Sunday in which one man died. On Sunday at approximately 8:40 p.m., St. Louis County Police officers from the North County Precinct responded to a residence in the 9700 block of Vickie Place for a call for a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located one male, approximately 35 years of age, inside the residence suffering from a gunshot wound. He was transported to […]

Charges issued for suspect in Breckenridge Hills shooting

St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office issued charges to a suspect on Wednesday regarding a Breckenridge Hills homicide. The St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office issued charges on suspect Troy Whitaker, 37 years of age, of the 8100 block of Braddock Drive in St. Louis, for one count of murder in the 2nd Degree after he shot and killed 36-year-old, Anthony Jackson of the 3800 block of Affirmed Drive in Florissant. According to the St. […]

MDC to hold grand opening for new August A. Busch Memorial Shooting Range Saturday, Oct. 28

Shooters can try out the new range and receive a free hour of shooting. St. CHARLES, Mo.—The Missouri Department of Conservation’s (MDC) brand new shooting range on the August. A Busch Memorial Conservation Area in St. Charles will open to the public on Saturday, Oct. 28.  To celebrate, MDC is holding a special grand opening from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Attendees will receive one hour of free shooting at the rifle/pistol range, or a […]

STL County PD labeling Affton shooting ‘suicide by cop’

A police officer involved shooting earlier this month in Affton has now been labeled as a “suicide by cop”. On Oct. 1, St. Louis County Police Officers from Affton Southwest Precinct responded to a residence in the 7700 block of Harlan Street for a “call for police”. Once police officers arrived at the scene, 38-year-old Joshua Lanflisi opened the door and released a dog from the residence as officers stepped back. According to police, Lanflisi […]

Lieutenant Governor Mike Parson releases statement in response to the mass shooting in Las Vegas

Few words can express the sadness I feel for all those affected by the mass shooting in Las Vegas early this morning, now the deadliest mass shooting in American history. Those affected were not criminals or bad people, but ordinary Americans gathering to enjoy a country music festival. Over 50 Americans were gunned down in cold blood, including at least two law enforcement officers, along with over 400 injured. While my words can be of […]

Officer Involved Shooting in Affton

On October 1, 2017 at approximately 6:37 AM, St. Louis County Police officers from the Affton Southwest Precinct responded to a residence in the 7700 block of Harlan Street for a “call for police.” The caller did not specify any particular need and did not answer any call backs attempted by dispatchers. Upon arrival, uniformed officers attempted to make contact with the caller by knocking on the front door of the residence. When they received […]