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  • Police close part of Chesterfield Airport Road for suspicious package

    CHESTERFIELD, MO – The Chesterfield Police Department has closed Chesterfield Airport Road near Arnage Boulevard because of a suspicious package.  The closure was done around 8 pm as a precaution when the package was discovered on the parking lot of the Fox & Hound. The St. Louis County Bomb and Arson Squad was contacted and they have assumed control of the scene. According to Sgt. Keith Rider, a spokesperson for the Chesterfield Police Department, it was determine that the package […]

  • 1 person injured in Cahokia apartment fire

    CAHOKIA, IL – Fire broke out around 8:30 pm in Cahokia Illinois at an apartment complex in the 2900 block of Camp Jackson Road.  The fire department tells Fox 2 that the fire started in a kitchen of an apartment. Officials say a woman was injured and was transported to a St. Louis hospital suffering from smoke inhalation. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

  • St. Louis police officer shot during chase; suspect under arrest

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – A rookie St. Louis City police officer who just graduated from the academy last month is recovering after he was shot during a struggle with a suspect. Chief Sam Dotson says the officer was shot once in the left neck and shoulder area but is expected to be OK. The injury is described as non-life threatening. The shooting happened a little before 10 p.m. Sunday while the officer was patrolling with a sergeant on College […]

  • Motorist should expect traffic delays on Mid-River Mall Drive

    ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – Starting Wednesday Mid-Rivers Mall Drive will undergo surface diamond-grinding operations between Mexico Road and St. Peters-Howell Road. The work is expected to be completed by Friday, weather permitting. Drivers should expect lane closures during the day. To keep up with traffic conditions and delays head to KPLR11’s traffic page.

  • Person shot during Michael Brown anniversary protest in Ferguson

    FERGUSON, MO (KPLR) – Shots rang out late Sunday night after a peaceful march in Ferguson to mark the death of Michael Brown. The St. Louis County Police Department tweeted the following information on Sunday night shooting in Ferguson: “The St. Louis County Police Department was involved in an officer-involved shooting after officers came under heavy gunfire.” The shooting occurred around 11:10 p.m. in the 9200 block of West Florissant, from a section on the street north of the police […]

  • Police investigating homicide on Whittier

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – Police are  investigating a homicide that occurred on Whittier near Labadie Avenue around 3 am Saturday morning. Officer responding to the scene found a man unconscious and suffering gunshots wounds to head, cheek and leg. He was taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

  • Wentzville school bus driver facing child pornography charges

    ST. CHARLES, MO (KPLR) – A school bus driver in the Wentzville School District is facing child pornography charges. Our partners at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch are reporting that 33-year-old Jeffrey Miller is facing a charge of promoting child pornography. Miller had been a substitute bus driver for the school district until Monday. The district removed Miller from his duties after finding out about the allegations. St. Charles Police say they received a tip about Miller from the National Center for […]

  • Hazelwood man charged in the death of a bicyclist

    BRIDGETON, MO (KPLR) – A Hazelwood man is accused of reckless driving that caused the death of a bicyclist earlier this year. 41-year-old William Goad is charged with a felony of involuntary manslaughter in the first degree. Police say Goad was speeding and driving into bright sunlight in January, when he struck and killed Duane Johnson at Gallatin and Gist in Bridgeton.

  • 2-year-old grazed by bullet in north St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – A two year old was shot in north St. Louis while standing in the front yard of a home on Nassau Drive at Jordan Street. Police say the shots were fired from a burgundy Pontiac Grand Prix. The boy suffered a graze wound to the back of his head. A 21-year-old man who was also in the front yard was not hit, and drove the boy to the hospital.

  • Suspect charged in Chuck E. Cheese shooting

    ST. CHARLES, MO (KPLR) – A St. Louis man has been charged in connection with the shooting at the Chuck E. Cheese in St. Charles last month. 22-year old Arieon Ford is charged with 4 counts each of first degree assault and armed criminal action. St. Charles police say he shot at four people, hitting one. He’s being held on a $500,000 cash only bond. Police still want to talk to 24-year-old Donesha Johnson about the case. If you know […]

  • Severe thunderstorms produce spectacular lightning displays

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – As the storm fronts moved into the St. Louis area Monday night, many St. Louisans were treated to a spectacular lightning display. FOX2 and News11 viewers sent in lightning pictures from St. Charles County, St. Louis County and Jefferson County.

  • 1 dead, 2 in critical condition following shooting in north St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – St. Louis police are investigating the shooting of three women in north St. Louis that has left one woman dead and two others in critical condition. Police say officers arriving on the scene found the women shot around 4:50 pm in the 700 block on Thrush Avenue in the New Baden neighborhood. The victims range in age from 19 to 24-years-old. One victim was shot in the foot, the second in the chest and the third […]