Crime

drugs
(SLMPD)
Brian Kelly
January 17, 2020 - 1:40 pm
The St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department seized a large amount of cash and weapons in a drug bust in south St. Louis, Thursday.
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Alex Degman
January 15, 2020 - 4:09 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX/AP) -- A man has been sentenced to five years in federal prison for blowing up his ex-wife's car outside a St. Louis home where she and the couple's teenage son were sleeping. Prosecutors said Dean McBaine, of Jefferson City, became enraged when his ex-wife took custody of their 13-...
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Alex Degman
January 14, 2020 - 9:37 pm
The victims are 4 and 13 years old
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Associated Press
January 14, 2020 - 10:20 am
The baby was rushed to a hospital, where he is in critical condition.
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drug bust
(Illinois State Police)
Sam Masterson
January 14, 2020 - 9:01 am
Illinois State Police say a trooper pulled over a motor home driving on Interstate-80, about 55 miles north of Peoria, Ill. on Jan. 7. The trooper requested for a K9 unit to assist after "numerous indicators of criminal activity were observed."
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Decarlo Powell was charged with second-degree murder on January 11, 2020
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Brad Choat
January 11, 2020 - 7:59 pm
CLAYTON, Mo. (KMOX) - A man accused of trying to rob ATM workers in north St. Louis County January 7th was free on bond for committing a similar crime in late 2017. St. Louis County Police announced Saturday that 21-year-old Decarlo Powell of Florissant faces second-degree murder and other gun-...
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Jail cells in a city facility located in the southern United States.
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Associated Press
January 10, 2020 - 11:02 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) - A St. Louis-area man has been sentenced to four years in prison for a tax return scheme that netted nearly $900,000.
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Fentanyl
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Associated Press
January 08, 2020 - 10:12 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a man was caught this week traveling with more than 22 pounds (10 kilograms) of the synthetic opioid fentanyl in one of the largest seizures of the highly potent drug in Missouri.
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Alex Degman
January 07, 2020 - 4:23 pm
A would-be robber was shot and killed as he tried to hold up a technician servicing an ATM.
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Timothy Banowetz
Photos provided/Madison County Prosecuting Attorney
Kevin Killeen
January 07, 2020 - 5:33 am
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (KMOX) — A Missouri man is charged in the weekend murder of well known Edwardsville, Illinois attorney Randy Gori.
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