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  • Weldon Spring house heavily damaged by fire

    WELDON SPRING, MO – Firefighters are mopping up after blaze destroys a house in Weldon Spring Missouri.  The fire broke out around 7:30 pm on Enchanted Court just off Independence Road, just few blocks from the Weldon Spring City Hall. A fire captain from the Cottleville Fire Protection District told Fox 2 that the house was heavily involved with flames and that part of the house collapsed on 2 sides. Everyone in the house got out safely and no one […]

  • 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.

  • Bomb and Arson called to house fires in Wellston

    WELLSTON, MO – The St. Louis County Bomb and Arson unit has been call to Wellston Monday night after 2 house fires broke out in the 1500 block of Ogden Avenue. Firefighters from several North County fire departments were called to fires around 9 pm. The fires were brought under control by 9:30 pm. One firefighter was injured and was transported to the hospital with minor injures. A fire captain on the scene told Fox 2 that nature of the fire […]

  • Illinois State Police investigating fatal motorcycle accident near Maryville

    The Illinois State Police are investigating a fatal motorcycle accident that happened Saturday evening or night. Police say the male victim was not wearing a helmet when left the roadway at a curve on the I-255 northbound ramp to I-55. The victim had been reported missing to the Maryville Illinois police department around 9 pm Saturday night. Just after 8:30 am Sunday morning the Illinois State Police was notified about the accident. Authorities say the accident scene was obscured by […]

  • Major Case Squad identifies body found in Madison IL

    MADISON, IL – The Major Case Squad Saturday released the identity of a body found in Madison Illinois Friday.  The body was discovered Friday evening after the Madison Police Department was called to the 2000 block of Edwardsville Road for deceased male behind an unoccupied home.  Upon arrival officer discovered the victim had died from wounds suffered from being stabbed. The Major Case Squad was requested by the Madison Police Department to conduct the investigation. Saturday afternoon the victim was […]

  • 5-year-old drowns in Bethalto pool

    BETHALTO, IL – The Southern Illinois Child Death Task Force is investigating the drowning death of 5-year-old Chance M. Shewmake that happened Saturday, October 7, 2017 around 8 pm. The Bethalto Police Department responded to a 911 call just before 8 pm, when the child’s mother stated that she couldn’t locate her son. Officers arriving on scene searched the property, locating the child submerged in a backyard pool. Officers initiated CPR, which was continued as the child was rushed to […]

  • Teen fatally shot in University City; 17-year-old charged

    UNIVERSITY CITY, Mo. – The St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office charged a 17-year-old in connection with the shooting death of a fellow teenager in University City. According to a spokesperson for the University City Police Department, the shooting occurred Saturday around 1:45 p.m. in the 6600 block  of Bartmer. A caller told police they saw a person lying on the ground and bleeding from the mouth. The victim, identified as 17-year-old Alvin Sanders, was rushed to Barnes Jewish Hospital […]

  • Bodycam footage shows Utah police shoot man as he runs away

    Salt Lake City Police Department is the latest US police department to come under scrutiny after bodycam footage shows an officer shooting and killing a man, even as the man appeared to be running away. An officer shot and killed Patrick Harmon, a 50-year-old black man, as he was being arrested on the evening of August 13. On Wednesday, after a seven week investigation, the Salt Lake County district attorney concluded the officers’ use of deadly force was justified because the officers […]

  • Police investigating homicide in North City

    ST. LOUIS – The St. Louis police department is investigating a homicide in north St. Louis that happened just after 1:30 p Sunday afternoon near West Florissant and Thrush. Police say the victim was shot multiple times in the chest. The victim was transported to the hospital where he later died from is wounds. St. Louis homicide detectives have taken over the investigating of the fatal shooting.

  • Ivana Trump: Donald Trump wouldn’t be who he is without me

    President Donald Trump’s first wife, Ivana Trump, said in an interview that aired Sunday that President Donald Trump would not be who he is today if it weren’t for her. “He wouldn’t be who he is without you?” asked CBS News correspondent Jim Axelrod on “Sunday Morning.” “That’s for sure,” Ivana replied. Ivana, who split with Trump a quarter-century ago, also said she was “very proud” of how their three children together — Donald Jr., Eric and Ivanka — handled themselves during […]

  • Man shot and killed near Northwest H.S. in North City

    ST. LOUIS – St. Louis homicide detectives are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred Saturday afternoon around 4:30 pm in the 5900 block of Sherry Avenue in north St. Louis. Police say the victim was shot in the head. Police have not released the name of the victim pending notification of next of kin. The shooting remains under investigation.  

  • Knife-wielding man dies after being tased in Dogtown restaurant

    ST. LOUIS – The St. Louis police department is investigating the death of man in Dogtown. According to police, officers were summoned to the Tamm Avenue Grill in Dogtown around 10:20 am Saturday morning.  Once on scene officers were confronted by a man in is 60’s with a butcher knife. Police say the man had forced his way into the business and threatened employees with a butcher knife. Officers ordered the man to drop the knife several times but the […]