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Jasmine Huda takes her love of news and the St. Louis community to Fox 2 News at 11 p.m., which she co-anchors with Shirley Washington. Jasmine joined The Fox 2 / News 11 team in January 2016.

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  • Teen who met man over Snapchat sexually assaulted; Police search for suspect

    MARYLAND HEIGHTS, MO (KTVI) –  Police are searching for a man who they believe sexually assaulted a teen outside a hotel in Maryland Heights. The two met over the popular mobile app, Snapchat. Maryland Heights Police Detective Kendra House said the teen and the man agreed to make a transaction. The alleged victim, a 19-year-old female, agreed to meet the man outside her hotel on Craigshire Road late Monday morning, April 24. “They met on a parking lot. And then he […]

  • Donation-stealing duo still on the run after church theft

    EUREKA, MO (KPLR) – The duo who stole donations from a local church were caught on camera, but one year later, they remain on the run. “We have not forgotten about this case,” Eureka Police Detective Bill Knittel said. “We’d like to proceed and conclude this for Sacred Heart.” In February 2016, two men broke into the rectory Sacred Heart Church on Highway 109. Security footage shows the men, cloaked in white and wearing gloves. One of the men is […]

  • Blue pals connects St. Louis police officers with middle school students

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – A new program is building bridges between fifth grade students and St. Louis police officers. The two groups are becoming pen pals through Blue Pals. The “Blue” refers to St. Louis Police officers, who have partnered with 23 students at KIPP Inspire Academy in north St. Louis. Jaida Jackson, 10, was initially reluctant about corresponding with an officer. “I didn’t really like police officers. But [my pen pal] told me not all police officers are the […]

  • Police: Loss prevention officer accused of sexual assault might have additional victims

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – Police want to hear from anyone who has made contact with a loss prevention officer accused of sexual assault and kidnapping. Shawn Ivy, 36, worked as a loss prevention officer for clothing retailer H & M at the Galleria, West County Center, and Taubman Prestige Outlets. Authorities allege Ivy detained women and coerced them into having sex with him to avoid jail time. The alleged sexual assaults took place at Ivy’s home in St. Charles, police […]

  • Loss prevention officer arrested; accused of kidnapping suspected shoplifter

    CHESTERFIELD, MO (KPLR) – Des Peres police say a loss prevention officer was arrested on suspicion of kidnapping. The alleged incident happened Saturday at the H & M store at Taubman Prestige Outlets in Chesterfield. Police confirm he is accused of detaining a woman at the outlet mall for shoplifting, then kidnapping her. A friend who had been accompanying the woman drove to West County Center and alerted police, Des Peres Department of Public Safety Captain Sean Quinn said. “She […]

  • No leads after expensive art display vandalized outside Maplewood bookstore

    MAPLEWOOD, MO (KPLR) – Repairs will run at least $1,000 for an art display vandalized outside a Maplewood bookstore. Someone tore apart “Words Into Dreams,” a large installation created by local artists S. Jewell S. McGhee and Nikki Leeper. “I got a phone call that it was vandalized. And I came out. And the head and the body was pulled over. And the books were kind of strewn over the ground. And the arms were off,” McGhee said. McGhee described […]

  • Older Drivers Encouraged To Take Driving Refresher Course

    CHESTERFIELD, MO (KPLR) – Older drivers are encouraged to take part in a safety course designed to keep them and others safe on the road. The course, hosted by the American Association of Retired Persons, will be held at the Chesterfield Police Department Wednesday, April 19 from 9 am to 1 pm. Chesterfield Police Sgt. Keith Rider said as drivers get older, their driving skills and familiarity with the road can change. “Some people had their last driving test, maybe 50 […]

  • From animal shelter to crime fighter, K9 officer gets second shot at life

    BEL-RIDGE, MO (KPLR) – A police officer with an unusual pedigree is getting a second shot at life. K9 Officer Luke went from living in a shelter, just days away from being euthanized, to becoming a star crime fighter. The narcotics and tracking dog is newest member of the Bel-Ridge Police Department. And in a short period of time, the yellow-white Labrador is making his mark. “He made seven drug busts in less than a month and a half of […]

  • Chelsea Clinton brings inspiring message to Creve Coeur grade school

    CREVE COEUR, MO (KPLR) – When you hear the name “Clinton,” the former president or secretary of state might come to mind. But it is their daughter who is generating buzz in the St. Louis area. Chelsea Clinton visited Saul Mirowitz Jewish Community School in Creve Coeur Friday afternoon to speak to students about her latest book, “It’s Your World.” The visit is part of an eight-city tour to promote the book. “It’s Your World” encourages young people to think […]

  • New signs direct visitors to key locations in Clayton

    CLAYTON, MO (KPLR) – Signs, signs, everywhere signs. With tens of thousands of visitors a day, the City of Clayton believes it has found a simple solution to keep people from getting lost. New wayfinder signs recently went up at various intersections. And city officials say there’s a need. “Whenever I’m walking to lunch or to a meeting somewhere, you know someone is always looking for the Justice Center, or the County offices, or even city hall,” Clayton Director of […]

  • Florida girl’s project inspires acts of kindness, respect at vandalized U City cemetery

    UNIVERSITY CITY, MO (KPLR) – A little girl from Florida is inspiring students in St. Louis. When Ayel Morgenstern, 6, heard about the vandalism at Chesed Shel-Emeth Cemetery in University City in February, the Boca Raton native came up with an idea to help the community heal. Morgenstern hand painted more than 150 rocks, each to be delivered to the affected gravestones. “There’s a Jewish custom of actually continuing that burial process. Placing a stone, on a grave, when you […]

  • Serial flasher? Man, wanted for indecent exposure in Colorado could be tied to incident in St. Louis area

    UNIVERSITY CITY, MO (KPLR) – A man wanted for indecent exposure in Colorado could be tied to several Missouri cities, including University City. Police in Boulder, Colorado are asking for help to identifying a man who was seen masturbating in a costume store April 3rd. The man is described as white, between 40 and 50 years old, 5’9”, and weighing about 185 pounds. This incident might not be his first. A man sharing a similar description was caught on camera in […]