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    Homicide detectives called to Goodfellow for shooting

    NORTH ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – St. Louis police department homicide detectives have been summoned to Goodfellow and Amelia for a shooting. Authorities say two male victims were shot near the intersection. A 28-year-old male victim was pronounced dead at the hospital. The second victim arrived at a local hospital on his own accord. Police say the victim is in surgery in critical, but stable condition. An investigation is ongoing.

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    Arrest make in Pizza Plus fire in Lincoln County

    WINFIELD, MO (KTVI) – An arrest has been made it the fire that destroyed a popular pizzeria in Winfield Missouri on July 13th of this year. Tuesday night the Winfield Police Departments announced they had arrested 57-year-old Herb Crosby of Winfield in connection to the fire that destroyed the Pizza Plus. Crosby was arrested for 2nd degree arson and 1st degree personal property damage. Crosby’s cash only bond has been set at $100,000.

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    State to audit the City of Wellston

    JEFFERSON CITY, MO (KTVI) – Tuesday Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway announced that her office will soon conduct an audit of the City of Wellston. The audit was asked for by the citizens of Wellston through a petition drive. Citizens gathered over 500 signatures to request an audit of the city’s finances. State law requires that a petition must have at least 437 valid signatures of register voters before an audit can be done. Currently the auditor’s office is reviewing […]

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    Visitation and funeral services set for Officer Peggy Vassallo

    (KTVI) – Visitation and funeral services have been set for a Bellfontaine Neighbors police officer killed in an off-duty accident Monday morning. Visitation for Sergeant Peggy Vassallo is Friday from 2 pm to 9 pm at Grace Church on Creve Coeur Mill Road in Maryland Heights. Her funeral will be held this coming Saturday morning at 11 am at the same church.

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    Reward being offered in Florissant homicide

    FLORISSANT, MO (KTVI) – The Major Case Squad is still investigating the murder of 57-year-old Alan Roach at auto repair shop in Florissant. Investigators say they have a new lead in the case and are asking for the publics’ help to locate a dark gray or black 2010 to2013 Acura MDX. Authorities say this is the type of vehicle that was used by suspects to get away after the shooting. Police believe the murder was part of a robbery at […]

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    Police on the lookout for car thief that stole a car with toddler inside

    WEST ALTON, MO (KTVI) – The St. Charles County Police are looking for a suspected car thief that made off with a customer’s vehicle at the Pit Stop gas station in West Alton Sunday. Police say the suspect made off with the vehicle around 10 pm. Unbeknownst to the thief, a 2-year-old child was in the backseat of car. Both the child and car were recovered safe in Jennings Missouri. The suspect is described as an African-American male in his […]

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    Westbound lane of I-64 closed for new ramp

    EAST ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – The Illinois Department of Transportation has closed one lane of westbound I-64 between Third Street and Tudor Avenue in East St. Louis to facilitate the completion of a new ramp connecting eastbound Martin Luther King Bridge to westbound I-55/64. The closure is expected to last till spring of 2016.

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    East St. Louis man charged in pointing weapon at officer

    EAST ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – The St. Clair County State’s Attorney’s office Monday charged Louis D. Cooper of East St. Louis with aggravated assault, domestic battery, and criminal damage to property while pointing a weapon at a police officer. The incident occurred on Ohio Street in East St. Louis. Police say Cooper also struck a family member in the head. Copper is being held on a $50,000 bail.

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    Alton man sentenced to prison for murder

    EDWARDSVILLE, IL (KTVI) – An Alton man has been sentenced to 57 years in prison for killing Demetrius Lucas on February 5, 2014. Justin Vaughan was convicted by a jury on June 19th and sentenced Monday it an Edwardsville court. The murder occurred at the Storey Manor Apartment complex in Cottage Hills. Authorities say the two men had gotten into an argument over a dice game during a party for Vaughan that led to the fatal shooting.

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    Police investigating homicide in North St. Louis County

    North St. Louis County, MO. (KPLR) – St. Louis County Police are investigating a fatal shooting that happened Sunday afternoon around 2 pm in North St. Louis County. Investigators were called to Canfield Cross near Hudson where 20-year-old Trevion Gill was shot and killed in a drive-by shooting. Police say that an unknown vehicle and suspects fired from the car at the victim. So far police don’t have any suspects or information on the vehicle. An investigation is ongoing.

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    Water main construction to cause traffic delays on Hanley Road

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KTVI) –  Motorist driving south on Hanley Road, just south of I-64/40 will experience traffic delays as an Missouri American Water contractor installs a new water main under Hanley Road. The construction will begin Monday, August 24th and continue through Friday the 28th and again on Monday, August 31st and Tuesday, September 1st. Lane restrictions will be in effect from 9am to 3 pm.

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    Body found in Meramec River

    FENTON, MO (KTVI) – St. Louis County Police are on the scene of a body found in the Meramec River. The body was discovered around 2:30 pm Sunday afternoon near Larkin Williams and Yarnell in Fenton. Police say a kayaker out paddling discovered the body of a young adult male. St. Louis County Police Department of Crimes Against Persons is investigating the incident.