Tag: South County

St. Louis man killed in vehicle accident in South County

The St. Louis County Police Department announced Wednesday that an accident early Tuesday morning in South County resulted in the death of a St. Louis man. On Tuesday at approximately 1:45 a.m. St. Louis County police arrived at the intersection of Patterson Road and Ringer Road for a call for a vehicle accident. Once the officers arrived they located a vehicle accident where a Jeep Wrangler traveling southbound on Mehl Avenue proceeded through the intersection […]

STL County PD looking for suspect who hit an off-duty officer with vehicle

The St. Louis County Police Department is still on the hunt for a suspect after an off-duty officer was hit by their fleeing vehicle near a South County Costco.   Police said at approximately 6:15 p.m. on Wednesday an off-duty officer was shopping at Costco, located at 4200 Rusty Road, near South County Mall, when he was told by store employees that two customers were stealing from the store. The police officer, a 20-year veteran […]

STL County PD label suspicious death in South County as a homicide

The St. Louis County Police Department announced on Tuesday that they are labeling a South County man’s death a homicide. Monday at approximately 4:40 p.m., St. Louis County Police officers from the South County Precinct responded to the 600 block of Bayless Avenue for a call for a check the welfare. According to police, upon arrival they located one male victim, Jeffrey Breitenfeld, 51, of St. Louis, inside his residence. He was pronounced deceased at the scene. […]

STL County PD investigating suspicious death in South County

The St. Louis County Police Department announced on Monday that they are labeling a South County man’s death as a suspicious incident. Monday at approximately 4:40 p.m., St. Louis County Police officers from the South County Precinct responded to the 600 block of Bayless Avenue for a call for a check the welfare. According to police, upon arrival they located one male victim, in his early 50s inside his residence. He was pronounced deceased at […]

Man killed in South County vehicle crash

An accident in South County on Sunday resulted in the death of one of the drivers involved in the crash. The St. Louis County Police department from the South County Precinct responded the accident at 10:30 a.m. and upon arrival officers located a two-vehicle accident. Both victims involved in the accident were drivers of the vehicles. The St. Louis County Police believe the involved jeep was traveling through an intersection when it was struck by […]

Pedestrian struck, killed while trying to cross Telegraph Road

The St. Louis County Police Department on Thursday responded to a call that a pedestrian was fatally struck by a vehicle in South County. According to the police, at approximately 5:45 p.m., St. Louis County Police officers from the South County Precinct responded to the 2900 block of Telegraph Road for a report of a person struck by a vehicle. Upon arrival, the officers located a male, approximately in his mid-40s, wearing all dark clothing […]

STL County Police respond to robbery in South County

On October 15, 2017 at approximately 6:59 AM, St. Louis County Police officers from the South County Precinct responded to 3638 Bayless Avenue, to the QuikTrip, for a call for a business robbery. The investigation has revealed that a suspect entered the business and approached the front cash register. The suspect displayed a firearm and demanded money. He took an undisclosed amount of money and fled the scene on foot. The suspect is described as […]

South County Republican Trakas plays key role in North County Democrats’ council majority

CLAYTON, MO – They say politics makes for strange bedfellows. A South County Republican taking his marching orders from North County Democrats to add more employees to county bureaucracy would prove them right. It has become common knowledge that Ernie Trakas, who represents South County on the county council, has consistently voted with North County Democrats Rochelle Walton Gray from Black Jack, Hazel Erby from University City, and Sam Page of Creve Coeur to deliver […]

1 injured, 1 killed in shooting within South County

At approximately 6:45 a.m. on September 22, 2017, officers from the St. Louis County Police Department South County Precinct responded to a residence in the 300 block of Shadwell for a shooting. Upon arrival, they located one deceased male suffering from at least one gunshot wound. The male, who has not been identified, was pronounced deceased at the scene. Soon after the call off Shadwell was dispatched to officers; the South County Precinct officers were […]

Suspect sought in South County Walgreens robbery

St. Louis County Police are looking for a white male, approximately 40 years old, average height with a medium build. At the time of the incident, he was wearing a maroon T-Shirt with an eagle outstretched on front, dark jean shorts, white hat, and black rimmed glasses. Police say that at approximately 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 8, a suspect entered the Walgreens at 2700 Telegraph Road. He walked around and then made his way to the register […]