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  • St. Charles foster parent and former school worker accused of fondling children

    ST. CHARLES, MO – A former City of St. Charles School District maintenance worker has been charged with statutory sodomy and assault.  Court documents say that Samuel Sanchez-Mora, 39, of St. Peters was a foster care provider.  Police say he victimized two foster children in his home. The children are no longer in his care.  He is currently in police custody with a 100,000 bond. The probable cause statement says that Sanchez-Mora was taking care of two girls between the ages of […]

  • Blues place Pietrangelo on injured reserve

    ST. LOUIS, MO —  The Blues have placed defenseman Alex Pietrangelo, 27, on reserve with a lower body injury.  The club has called up defenseman Jordan Schmaltz from the American Hockey League’s San Antonio Rampage. The Blues won their fourth straight game despite being without second-leading scorer Jaden Schwartz and top defenseman Alex Pietrangelo, taking 58 combined points out of the St. Louis lineup. Both suffered lower-body injuries in the Blues’ 6-1 win at Detroit on Saturday afternoon. Schwartz as placed on injured reserve, but […]

  • Three men accused of placing skimmers at south St. Louis ATMs

    ST. LOUIS, MO — Police are looking for three men accused of putting skimming devices on two ATMs in south St. Louis. The devices were placed at the St. Louis Community Credit Union on Chippewa and at the First Community Credit Union on Watson. The suspects later retrieved the skimmers. It’s not known how long the devices were there. Police posted this warning to Facebook: “Detectives are seeking the public’s assistance to help identify the persons of interested in the […]

  • Win a premium pillow from the ‘The Bedroom Store’ and help others

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. _  KPLR 11 and FOX 2 are raising money for three local charities in the Spirit of St. Louis: Variety The Children`s Charity, The Backstoppers and the St. Louis area Foodbank. For every $10 donated to one or all of the charities, you will receive an entry to win a car, truck or SUV from Bommarito automotive group. The Bedroom Store is also giving away a premium pillow. Stop by any of the 14 area locations (2 […]

  • Ballwin police post pics to prove teens are not driving their vehicles

    ST. LOUIS, MO —  Ballwin police are assuring residents that teens are not commandeering their vehicles.  A Facebook post by the police department says that alarmed citizens probably say one of their officers transporting a prisoner.  They even posted a picture that shows officer in question. “We received a call from a concerned citizen who saw who they believed to be teenagers operating a marked Ballwin patrol vehicle. It was quickly determined that the driver of the patrol vehicle was Officer Rock, […]

  • Missouri Highway Patrol investigating fatal Jefferson County crash

    ST. LOUIS, MO — The Missouri Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly weekend crash that killed a teen in Jefferson County. It happened about 11pm Saturday night. Investigators say Cody Dowd, 18, was involved in a crash with another vehicle on southbound I-55 near the Imperial main exit. After the crash Dowd got out of his vehicle which was then struck by another car. Dowd’s vehicle slammed into him.  Four other people were injured in the wreck . The accident […]

  • Blues forward Jaden Schwartz placed on injured reserve

    ST. LOUIS – The St. Louis Blues have placed forward Jaden Schwartz on injured reserve with a right ankle injury. Doug Armstrong, St. Louis Blues President of Hockey Operations and General Manager, made the announcement today. Schwartz was injured in Saturday’s game in Detroit and is scheduled to be re-evaluated in six weeks. In addition, the Blues recalled forward Ivan Barbashev from the American Hockey League’s (AHL) Chicago Wolves.

  • Suspects wanted after carjacked vehicle crashes on Goodfellow

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. _ The search is on this morning for two people wanted in a carjacking in St. Louis County. The stolen car hit another vehicle on Goodfellow Boulevard near Lillian Avenue around 12:45 a.m. The two people in the car ran away from the scene. Their descriptions are not available.

  • C3 Fitness- Push up workout

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. _Cason, founder of C3 Fitness, visits KPLR 11 News at Noon with another session of resistance training for meteorologist John Fuller. In this segment, Cason has John demonstrate the push up workout. To learn more visit:

  • The importance of joy and hope in children

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. _Two of the words that we hear often during the month of December are joy and hope. Today we discuss the importance of children having hope and joy and what that means for child development and strong relationships. Mr. Z, Steve Zwolak, CEO of LUME Institute and executive director of University City Children’s Center, explains. When children don’t have hope they probably, in their minds, have failed at something or didn’t get what they wanted. So when […]

  • Woman hurt after crashing car into Fairview Heights home

    FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS, Il. _A woman lost control of her car overnight, crashing into a vacant house in Fairview Heights. The accident happened around 11:45 p.m. on Bunkum Road. The driver was taken to the hospital. The home was vacant, but the utilities were still connected. Gas company workers were called to turn off the gas to the house.

  • Man shot on McCausland Avenue near Manchester

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. _One man was shot early this morning in south St. Louis. The victim was found in an alley between two houses on McCausland Avenue near Manchester. The shooting happened just after midnight. The victim was conscious and breathing when taken to the hospital. There is no word on suspects or a motive.