Crime

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March 19, 2019 - 9:24 am
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill (KMOX) - Two teachers at a Head Start program in East St. Louis are on paid leave after one of them is accused of forcing preschool children to get naked and stand in a closet as punishment. The Head Start program is operated by Southern Illinois University Edwardsville at the...
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Travis L. Davis escaped from his cell in Pettis County in Missouri
Pettis County Jail
March 18, 2019 - 2:44 pm
The truck was found Sunday in Pettis County, Missouri.
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Marijuana and a gavel together for many legal concepts on the drug.
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March 14, 2019 - 11:52 am
JEFFERSON CITY (KMOX) — Specific marijuana-related misdemeanors may be soon expunged from some Missourians records under new legislation . The Missouri House of Representatives gave initial approval to HB341 Wednesday. If signed into law, Missouri residents who apply for medical marijuana cards...
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(Fairview Heights Police)
March 13, 2019 - 2:35 pm
FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS, Ill. (KMOX) - Video of an armed robbery has been shared by police in the Metro East in hopes of a catching the three suspects who robbed a Sprint PCS store. The men pointed guns at an employee's head as they counting cash, took the money then fled the scene before police arrived...
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St. Louis County Police photo
March 11, 2019 - 5:26 pm
Police believe the woman was stabbed on or near the highway, then ran to a nearby home for help.
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March 11, 2019 - 4:40 pm
An injured ankle and severed hand might not be enough to prevent charges against two boys who snuck into a Metro East quarry last night.
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Travis L. Davis escaped from his cell in Pettis County in Missouri
Pettis County Jail
March 11, 2019 - 12:58 pm
SEDALIA, MO (KMOX) - Police are on the hunt after an inmate escaped his cell Sunday. According to police, a Pettis County Jail inmate was found missing from his cell block late Sunday night. After an extensive search of the facility police found evidence of his escape. Police are looking for 30-...
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This undated booking photo released by Illinois Department of Corrections shows Floyd E. Brown. Illinois State Police say Brown, 39, suspected of shooting a sheriff's deputy and a woman Thursday, March 7, 2019 at an Illinois hotel crashed his vehicle along an interstate highway while trying to flee police. (Illinois Department of Corrections via AP)
March 07, 2019 - 8:31 pm
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — A man suspected of fatally shooting a sheriff's deputy and wounding a woman at an Illinois hotel was taken into custody Thursday after an hourslong standoff that began when he crashed his vehicle along an interstate highway, authorities said. Floyd E. Brown, 39, was arrested...
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(St. Peters Police)
March 07, 2019 - 11:21 am
ST. PETERS, Mo. (KMOX) - A Missouri man faces invasion of privacy charges for allegedly photographing women tanning while naked in a St. Peters gym. Investigators believe it happened at the Club Fitness on St. Peters Parkway . Court documents say Micheal Koch, of O'Fallon worked at Club Fitness and...
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