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    Gas station robbed in Chesterfield

    CHESTERFIELD, MO (KPLR) – The Chesterfield Police Department is seeking the publics’ help to identify a suspected wanted for a armed robbery that occurred Monday night just after 7 pm. Police say the suspect robbed a gas station at Chesterfield Parkway and Olive Boulevard. The suspect walked into the station and pulled a gun on the clerk demanding money. The suspect was last seen walking towards Chesterfield Parkway East wearing a dark colored West Virginia hoodie, dark stocking cap and […]

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    Police arrest two suspects in MetroLink beating

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – St. Louis police have announced arrest in connection to an assault on a MetroLink train a week ago. Police say they have taken into custody a 15-yer-old male juvenile and 21-year-old male. The other male pictured in the surveillance video was identified and is no longer wanted in connection to the assault. The attack that happened a week ago showed a 43-year-old male victim being attacked by several suspects after a man in a red hat […]

  • University City police on the scene of shots fired at a school

    UNIVERSITY CITY, MO (KPLR) – University City police are investigating shots fired on the grounds of the Pershing Elementary School. Police say the shooting appears to have been over a personal dispute between the victim and two other men. The victim was shot in the backside. Police took one suspect into custody. The other man is still at-large.

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    St. Louis man wins “Lucky for Life” lottery game

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – A St. Louis man has won a second prize in the Missouri Lottery “Lucky for Life” game. Joseph Holland brought his winning ticket at the JMK Mobil on North Kingshighway. The game features a prize worth $25,000 for life. Holland, a retired union painter has opted for a lump sum payment of $390,000. When asked what he planned to do with the money, he said take care of the grand kids and keep on playing the […]

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    Ferguson candidate’s forum to be held Monday night

    FERGUSION (KPLR) – The League of Women Voters and Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis are sponsoring a candidate’s forum Monday night at Greater Grace Church located at 3690 Pershall Road at 7 pm. The forum will feature 8 candidates vying for seats on the Ferguson City Council.

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    Swansea police looking for suspects from 17th street shooting

    SWASEA, IL (KPLR) – Swansea police are looking for two suspects from a shooting that occurred this past Saturday night at a Steak-Out restaurant. Police say the suspects were seen riding in a white vehicle on North 17th street. Police say the duo targeted a 21-year-old victim, shooting him in the arm and leg. The victim was treated at a hospital and released following treatment for his injuries.

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    Brooklyn police chief leaves job

    BROOKLYN, IL (KPLR) – Brooklyn Illinois police chief Steve Mitchell is out of a job following a raid by St. Clair County law enforcement. Authorities were seen carrying equipment, and boxes of records from the village’s offices last Wednesday. St. Clair County States Attorney Brendan Kelly has stated that he will not prosecute any case that involved a Brooklyn detective who is accused of taking an assault rifle from an evidence locker and posing with it in a calendar. Kelly […]

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    4-year-old leaves home at 3 am to find a slushie

    PHILADELPHIA, PA – A four-year-old hopped a bus in the middle of the night to get a frozen treat. Thanks to strangers, she’s back home safe. John Rawlins reports. (Timothy Ridgeway, Father) “My mind’s wanting to go places… What if, what if, what if?” (Jaclyn Mager, Mother) “Yeah, you’ll drive yourself crazy like that, with all the what-ifs” (Timothy Ridgeway, Father) “…but thank God for that bus driver, thank God for the bus driver stopping.” (Jaclyn Mager, Mother) “and the […]

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    St. Louis County Police investigating homicide on Hobbits Glen

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KPLR) – St. Louis County Police Department’s Crimes Against Person Unit is investigating fatal shooting on Hobbits Glen in North St. Louis County. Police say officers were dispatched at 9:45 pm Saturday after receiving a call for a shooting. Upon arrival officers found a male victim who had been shot several times. The victim has been identified as Reginald Harris, 46, of St. Louis County. An investigation is ongoing.

  • Chief Dotson kicks-off rapid response team for the Delmar Loop

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – Sunday evening St. Louis police chief Sam Dotson spent part of his day in the Delmar Loop. The chief was on hand for the kick-off the rapid response team, two dozen officers assigned to keep an eye on things in the loop. The team is in response the team fighting that occurred on March 21st in the loop, when nearly 200 youths gathered in the loop to fight. Police broke up the fighting  arresting 15 youths.

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    St. Charles County residents run for Honduran children

    ST. CHARLES, MO (KPLR) – Saturday St. Charles County residents enjoy a cool but sunny day to run for the children of Honduras. They ran through the streets of St. Charles starting at 8:30 am and finished with an awards ceremony after the 5K, 10K and one mile run. All of the proceeds raised by the St. Charles based Just Because We Care, an organization that provides food, education, clothing, shelter and medical care; will go to helping the children […]

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    Police looking for suspect using stolen credit card

    SHREWSBURY, MO (KPLR) – Shrewsbury police are asking for the public’s help to identifying a suspect using a stolen credit card. Police say the suspect stole an iPhone and credit card from a car in the parking lot of the Mackenzie Point Dierbergs on Watson Road. Investigators say he used the card at the Dierbergs, a McDonald’s, a Jack in the Box, and a BP gas station. He was seen leaving the BP, driving a late-model white four-door Jeep Wrangler. […]

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