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  • Missouri search and rescue team rescues 59 North Carolina flood victims

    NORTH CAROLINA – In the past 38 hours Missouri Task Force 1 based out of Columbia Missouri has rescued 59 flood victims, checked on over 500 people sheltering in place, evacuated 8 animals and rescue 12 individuals trapped in rising floodwaters in a van. The team is assisting local first responders, federal and state authorities in search and rescue operations in Wilmington, NC area hit hard by Hurricane Florence torrential rainfall. Team members have been split into different groups to […]

  • Schnucks agrees to buy 19 Shop ‘n Save grocery stores

      ST. LOUIS – The family-owned Schnucks grocery stores is growing. On Monday evening, the company agreed to buy 19 of Shop ‘n Save stores in Missouri (14) and Illinois (5). The process of closing the stores and rebranding them will begin on October 7 and is expected to be completed by late October. Schnucks expect it will take about two and a half days for each to be converted over. Schnucks is working closely with Shop ‘n Save and SUPERVALU […]

  • Police investigating fatal shooting on Martin Luther King

    ST. LOUIS – St. Louis homicide detectives are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred Sunday afternoon on Martin Luther King. The shooting happened in the 4800 block of Martin Luther King, where officers found a male deceased inside a truck.  He had been shot in the neck. An investigation is ongoing.

  • Fire destroys St. Charles home

    ST. CHARLES, MO – A St. Charles family is without a home after a Sunday evening fire. The fire broke out around 6:20 pm on Lake Forest Lane. The 2-alarm is believed to have started in a barbeque pit outside and went up an outside wall to the attic. No one was injured by the fire. A house sitter was in the home at the time of the fire but escaped the blaze. The family that lives in the home […]

  • Double shooting leaves 1-man dead in North City

    St. LOUIS – Around 4:15 pm Sunday afternoon, shots rang out in the Walnut Park West neighborhood. Police say the gunfire erupted between two individuals near the corner of Goodfellow and Sherry. Police tell Fox 2 two victims were shot in the shooting.  One person was a bystander who was shot in the torso while sitting on a porch. He was transported to the hospital in critical condition.  The second victim died at the scene in a gangway between houses. […]

  • Mother charged with taking medication meant for terminally ill daughter

    TROY, MO- The mother of a terminally ill 20-year-old daughter has been charged with taking pain medication meant for her daughter. Tuesday the Troy Missouri Police Department arrested Carol Ballweg in her home after executing a search warrant. Police were notified by the daughter’s doctor’s office Monday that the mother had requested several times to have her daughter’s Fentanyl and Oxycodone for pain refilled earlier than they should be. According to police, the Troy Family Practice had made numerous hotline […]

  • Police called to double shooting near MetroLink station

    ST. LOUIS – St. Louis police are investigating a double shooting that occurred Wednesday night at the Delmar Loop MetroLink station located at Delmar and Des Peres. The shooting happened around 7:30pm. Police say one victim was shot in the lower leg.  The other victim’s injuries are unknown at this time, but police did say both victims were conscious and breathing when transported to the hospital for treatment. MetroLink trains and MetroBuses are currently not stopping at the station.

  • Police investigating home invasion in Glendale

    GLENDALE, MO – The Glendale Police Department, along with the St. Louis County Police Department are investigating a home invasion in Glendale.  The home invasion occurred Wednesday afternoon around 1:30 pm when a homeowner in the 100 block of Edwin Avenue was confronted by an unknown male in the residence. Police tell Fox 2 that the suspect entered the home and assaulted the female homeowner.  She suffered minor injuries in the incident. If you have any information on this incident, […]

  • Decomposed body found behind gas station in St. Clair County

    ST. CLAIR COUNTY, IL – The St. Clair Sheriff’s Department is investigating the discovery of a badly decomposed body found in the 1400 block of Centreville Avenue. The discovery was called in around 6 pm Tuesday evening after a passerby who was walking behind a gas station. The sheriff’s department says the body is a white male that was hidden in some weeds and could have been there for 7 to 8 days. An autopsy has been scheduled for Wednesday.

  • Missing Columbia IL man’s body found

      COLUMBIA, IL – Sad news from Monroe County Tuesday night as first responders have found the body of 71-year-old Marvin Mueller.  Mueller had been missing since 6:30 am Tuesday morning when he was last seen walking on Steppig Road in Columbia, Illinois. A spokesperson from the Columbia Illinois Police Department told Fox 2 that his body was found around 8 pm in a waterway on his property. Police say Mueller’s wife had called about is disappearance after she hadn’t […]

  • Police on the lookout for missing Ferguson man

    Update: Edmond McDavid has been found safety  FERGUSON, MO – The Ferguson Police Department is on the lookout for a missing man after he failed to return to his family after going to the restroom while out grocery shopping.  The incident happened Monday afternoon around 2:30 pm at the Schnucks on North Florissant Road. Police say 86-year-old Edmond McDavid Senior is an African-American male, height 5 feet 5 inches tall, weighs 135 pounds, bald, and has brown eyes.  He was last […]

  • 3 members of Missouri Task Force 1 deployed to North Carolina ahead of Hurricane Florence

    COLUMBIA, MO – The Federal Emergency Management Agency has active 3 members of Missouri Task Force 1 to deploy ahead of Hurricane Florence.  It’s expected the hurricane, currently, a category 4 storm will impact the southeast United States on Thursday or Friday of this week. Governors along the Eastern Seaboard have already issued advisory’s, warnings and mandatory evacuation orders.  The states expected to take the brunt of the landfall are North and South Carolina. Residents are being urged to stock […]