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  • Walter Saddler

    Suspect charged in shooting of rookie police officer

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Monday evening the Circuit Attorney of the City of St. Louis formally charged the suspect involved in the shooting of a rookie St. Louis city police officer.  23-year-old Walther Saddler has been charged with 4 felonies:  Assault on a law enforcement officer, Armed Criminal Action, Resisting Arrest and Carrying a concealed weapon. The charges stem from a Sunday night incident when two St. Louis police officers on patrol spotted a suspicious man in North St. Louis […]

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    St. Louis police officer shot in North St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – A St. Louis police officer has been shot in North St. Louis near College Avenue and Carter Avenue.  The shooting occurred just before 10 pm Sunday night. The officer was transported to a St. Louis hospital with a non-life threatening gunshot wound to the shoulder. Chief Sam Dotson says a suspect has been taken into custody near the scene of the shooting. At press briefing, Chief Dotson said the officer that was shot, was a recent […]

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    East St. Louis leaders have few options in financial crisis

    EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) _ Officials grappling with East St. Louis’ financial troubles say they’re trying to arrange loans, get the state to pay up and find other sources of cash just to make it into the new year without layoffs and delayed paychecks. Mayor Emeka Jackson-Hicks and other city leaders held a news conference Friday to outline their options. A budget to be presented Monday anticipates a $5.9 million deficit next year. City Manager Alvin Parks said it’s […]

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    Accident with serious injuries in St. Peters

    ST. PETERS, MO (KTVI) – The St. Peters police department has responded to an accident on Highway 94 and Route 364 entrance ramp.  Police say the head-on accident occurred around 9 pm involving a wrong-way driver and two vehicles. At least one person has sustained serious injuries.

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    St. Charles house shot at in drive-by

    St. CHARLES, MO (KTVI) – The St. Charles Police Department is investigating a drive-by shooting on the 1600 block of Timberlane, near First Capitol Drive.  A police spokesperson says the shooting occurred around 8:20 pm, with several shots being fired at the home. At the time of the shooting, a juvenile was at the home alone. Police say the shots were fired from gold or silver mini-van that has a black left front fender. At this point, police have no […]

  • Man Killed On Train Tracks

    Person struck and killed by train near Pevely MO

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, MO (KTVI) -A Jefferson County man was walking down the middle of railroad track near Pevely, MO, when he was struck from behind and killed Sunday. The accident happened at Cherry Lane and Market Street, where an empty BNSF coal train was traveling north. The victim’s is identified as John Bowling, 24, of Pevely. Railroad police are  handling the investigation. .


    Defiance man found after silver alert

    UPDATE:  Harold Johnson has been found.  He is being transported to a local hospital for medical evaluation. (KTVI) – Authorities have issued a silver alert for 81-year-old Harold Johnson of Defiance, Missouri. Johnson was last seen Tuesday in Defiance. Police say he’s 5’8” and 160 pounds and was driving a 2001 Buick LeSabre.

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    Former Hazelwood East football star returns home to play against the Rams

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – St. Louis mom Patrice Kirksey stood in front of the dome with pride on Sunday. That`s because her son Christian a Cleveland Browns linebacker is playing in his hometown for the first time ever against the Rams. As for her favorite jersey it’s lucky number 58. Kirksey played at Hazelwood East and helped his team mates win the state championship back in 2008. His team mate and St. Louis native defensive back Pierre Desir is also […]

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    Vanderbilt wins slugfest against Missouri, 10-3

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) _ Ralph Webb rushed for 99 yards and scored the game’s only touchdown, leading Vanderbilt coach Derek Mason to his first Southeastern Conference win in 12 tries with a 10-3 victory over Missouri on Saturday. Vanderbilt (3-4, 1-3 SEC) was powered by a defense that held Missouri to 188 total yards and 10 first downs. Missouri (4-4, 1-4) suffered its third straight loss. Missouri drove to the Vanderbilt 13-yard line late in the game before turning the […]

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    Police investigating homicide in Berkeley

    BERKELEY, MO (KTVI) – The Berkeley Police Department is investigating a homicide in the 8000 block of Bayberry. Police have confirmed the victim is a male, who was shot multiple times. More information as it becomes available.

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    2 firefighters die in apartment fire in Kansas City MO

    KANSAS CITY, MO (KTVI) – Two Kansas City Missouri firefighters died Monday night battling an apartment fire at Independence Avenue and Prospect Avenue.  WDAF-FOX4 is reporting the firefighter were among four that were injured in a two alarm fire. The status of the two other firefighters is unknown. Fire is still raging near Prospect and Independence. Building has collapsed. Tons of sirens. #BREAKING #fox4kc — Katie Banks (@kbanksreports) October 13, 2015 Whole building just collapsed. #breaking #fox4kc — […]

  • Church Door Fire

    Church door set on fire in North St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – An early Saturday morning fire damaged the front door of a church in North St. The New Northside Missionary Baptist Church is located on Goodfellow. The door has char marks from the fire. The church pastor says the fire happened around 3 am Saturday.