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    Commerce Bank robbed in Clayton

    CLAYTON, MO (KTVI) – Police are investigating the robbery of a Commerce Bank in Clayton located on Clayton Road. The robbery happened Monday at 2:30 pm, when a Hispanic male enter the bank and passed a note to a teller demanding money. He did not display a weapon, but indicated that he had one. The man fled the bank with an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect was last seen wearing a light-colored baseball cap, light blue button downed shirt, […]

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    Police investigating fatal pedestrian accident

    ALTON, IL (KPLR) – The Alton Police Department is investigating a fatal that happened just after 9 am Monday morning on College Avenue, just east of Powdermill Road. Investigators say a vehicle being driven by Dossie W. Robinson was traveling eastbound on IL 140, when it struck Lester W. Anderson, 61, of East Alton Illinois. Anderson was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. The driver is cooperating with authorities. Once the investigation is concluded, the finding will be […]

  • Florida teens missing at sea after fishing trip

    Perry Cohen and Austin Stephanos have been boating for so long that they’re just as comfortable at sea as they are on land. That’s the hope their families and friends say they’re holding onto as Coast Guard crews search for the 14-year-olds, who went missing on a fishing trip off the Florida coast about 12 miles south of Daytona Beach on Friday. “We just keep on praying, man,” Joe Namath, the renowned former NFL quarterback, said Sunday. He told reporters […]

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    Overland man drowns in Jefferson County

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, MO (KPLR) – 52-year-old Mark A. Friedel of Overland died Saturday from drowning in Jefferson County. Authorities say the incident occurred at 6:45 pm at Robert Drive and Spring Drive. Friedel had made a shallow dive into the water and surfaced grasping for air before resubmerging and resurfacing face down. A bystander pulled Friedel from the water. He was transported to a local hospital, were he was pronounced dead.

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    Fatal accident near GM Wentzville plant

    WENTZVILLE, MO (KPLR) – A fatal accident occurred Friday night just after 9:30 pm at the GM Wentzville plant gate 4. Authorities say Kiana L. Willams, 30, turned her vehicle into the path of a motorcycle being driven by 49-year-old Shawn M. McCauley on eastbound Route A. Both drivers were taken to the hospital, where McCauley was pronounced dead. An investigation is ongoing.

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    US Bank robbed on South Grand

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – Police are searching for a bank robbery suspect from the US Bank robbed Saturday afternoon around 12:30 pm. Investigators say the male suspect passed the teller a note announcing the robbery. He fled on foot after getting an undisclosed amount of cash. He’s described as an Hispanic male with a short build. If you recognize him please call CrimeStoppers at 866-371-tips.

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    City police called to homicide on city’s northside

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – St. Louis police officers responded to a call for shots fired just after 8:45 am Saturday morning to College Avenue and North 21st Street. Upon arrival officers found the body of a man who had been shot to death in the intersection. Police have not released any more details about this shooting. Anyone with information regarding the homicides are asked to call CrimeStoppers at 866-371- tips.

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    Convenience store clerk shot on South Grand

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – St. Louis police are investigating a robbery of convenience store on South Grand in South St. Louis. Police say a male employee of the 7 Plus Grocery, Deli and Bakery was shot in the upper body during the robbery. An investigation is ongoing.

  • Homicide called to stabbing on city’s north side

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – It’s been a busy Monday for St. Louis city homicide detectives. Monday detectives were called to three locations before 3 pm. Tonight detectives have been summoned to North Newstead and Penrose for the stabbing of a male victim. Police say the victim was found at the scene bleeding and barely conscious. An investigation is underway.

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    Arsonist hits Lincoln County storage facility

    LINCOLN CO, MO (KTVI) – The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an arson and burglary that happened Monday early morning. Deputies called to the county storage facility located on Highway WW discovered the gates padlock cut and a van and recreational vehicle on fire. The officers later found 10 campers and vehicles had been tampered with or burglarized. The sheriff’s offices and State Fire Marshals are investigating the case. If you information related to this crime, please call the […]

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    Walgreens robbed on Gravois

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – Police are looking for a robbery suspect who held up a clerk at the Walgreens on Gravois in south St. Louis last week. The robbery occurred around 11:35 a.m. on July 16 at the Walgreens in the 3600 block of Gravois. The suspect entered the store, placed merchandise on the counter, and demanded money from the cash register. While the clerk was complying, the suspect threatened the clerk and implied he had a gun, though one […]

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    Crew member missing after tugboat sinks in Mississippi River

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – Sunday evening St. Louis Fire Department marine units were called to the Mississippi River near the East Davis for the sinking of a tugboat with a crew of three. Fire Chief Dennis Jenkerson says the tugboat was operating near some barges on the Missouri side of the river when it sunk underneath the barges. Two crew members were rescued by other tugboats and are safe. Currently the fire department has six boats in the water, along […]


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