New Orleans native. Loyola University New Orleans graduate (Class of 2002). Worked in TV news since August 2003. Moved to St. Louis in February 2008. Avid dog lover. Writer of short sentences.

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  • Hazelwood police officer involved in multi-vehicle accident

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – A Hazelwood police officer was rear-ended in a multi-vehicle accident Friday afternoon in north St. Louis County. The accident occurred around 2:30 p.m. at the intersection of N. Florissant Road and Connolly Drive. A driver ran a red light at Connolly and struck the officer’s car head-on. The police cruiser then hit a third vehicle. Investigators believe the driver may have suffered a medical condition prior to the accident. The police officer was transported […]

  • Alton man struck by train and killed

    ALTON, IL (KTVI) – Authorities have identified a man struck and killed by a train late Thursday night at Alton Steel Incorporated. According to Madison County Coroner Stephen Nonn, 37-year-old Jeremiah Greene was struck by a train just after 10 p.m. He was pronounced dead at 11 p.m. Greene was not an employee of Alton Steel. The death remains under investigation as toxicology tests are conducted, Nonn said. Funeral arrangements for Greene are still pending.

  • Body found along Illinois side of Mississippi River

    EAST CARONDELET, IL (KTVI) – The Illinois Department of Natural Resources discovered a body Friday morning along the Mississippi River. The St. Louis Fire Department was asked to assist with the recovery. Fox 2 News will have more information on this story as it becomes available.

  • Faith Hill booed during St. Louis concert for mentioning Rams, NFL

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Country music superstar Faith Hill learned a valuable lesson during Thursday night’s concert at the Scottrade Center: don’t mention the Rams or NFL in St. Louis. Hill and husband Tim McGraw were talking with the crowd between songs when she “had to confess something.” “Do you know what I was watching before we came out here? The NFL Draft.” And that’s when the boos began to rise from the audience. “I know why they’re booing you,” […]

  • Child struck and killed in hit and run accident in north city

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – A child was struck by a car and killed that swerved to avoid another vehicle in north St. Louis Thursday evening. The accident happened just before 8:05 p.m. near the intersection of Labadie and Norwood avenues in the Kingsway West neighborhood. Police said the driver that struck the child fled the scene. It’s unclear if the child was in the street at the time. Fox 2 News will have more information on this story as it […]

  • St. Charles County teens charged in ‘Pokemon Go’ robbery spree

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – The St. Louis Circuit Attorney’s Office charged three St. Charles County teenagers in connection with a robbery spree in which they used the ‘Pokemon Go’ gaming app to target victims.   According to prosecutors, the 18-year-old suspects went around the city in July 2016 and held up several people at gunpoint. The suspects are accused of taking cellphones, purses, and wallets from the victims, who were playing ‘Pokemon Go,’ a mobile game that requires people to […]

  • Charges filed in kidnapping of Cahokia man

    CAHOKIA, IL (KTVI) – The St. Clair County State’s Attorney’s Office charged a 53-year-old Tennessee man for allegedly plotting to kidnap a person working for a Cahokia business. According to Captain Dennis Plew, deputy chief of the Cahokia Police Department, authorities learned Tuesday morning that Kevin Brown was about to commit a kidnapping. Brown arrived at the Cahokia business in an older model Winnebago RV and said he was having mechanical problems. By the time police arrived at the scene, […]

  • Off-duty police officer involved in fatal motorcycle accident

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) –  An off-duty St. Louis police officer struck and killed a motorcyclist Tuesday afternoon while driving in a neighborhood. The accident happened around 3:55 p.m. in the 3000 block of Olive street. The motorcyclist was traveling eastbound on Olive from N. Compton. As the motorcyclist approached the intersection of Olive and Cardinal, the off-duty officer attempted to turn westbound onto Olive from Cardinal. The motorcycle collided with the driver’s side of the officer’s private vehicle. The […]

  • School bus accident on Chippewa in south city

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – St. Louis police and ambulances were dispatched to a south city neighborhood Wednesday following accident involving a school bus. The accident occurred around 2:40 p.m. at the intersection of Chippewa Boulevard and Macklind Avenue, which sits along the border of the North and South Hampton neighborhoods. The school bus was cut off by a moving vehicle, swerved to avoid traffic, and crashed into three cars in a parking lot. Approximately 20 students were on board the […]

  • Blues cancel playoff rally due to weather

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Because of looming bad weather, the St. Louis Blues and Fox Sports Midwest have cancelled a fan rally ahead of Wednesday night’s playoff game against the Nashville Predators. The rally was to take place in the plaza outside Scottrade Center. The Blues open their second-round series against the Predators at 7 p.m. Gates open at Scottrade Center at 5:30 p.m.  

  • Guards at St. Louis lockup streamed Netflix while inmate killed himself

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – A report from the Missouri Department of Corrections shows guards at a St. Louis facility neglected their duties. An inmate committed suicide in his cell and was dead for several hours before being discovered. Surveillance footage from the St. Louis Community Release Center shows guards were on their cellphones and watched movies on Netflix instead of conducting mandated security checks. The facility is located just north of downtown, in the 1600 block of N. 1st Street. According to […]

  • Prowler with ladder frightens Wildwood woman

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – Detectives with the St. Louis County Police Department are investigating a prowling incident after a Wildwood woman reported seeing a man on a ladder outside her bathroom window. According to Officer Benjamin Granda, a spokesman for the St. Louis County Police Department, the incident occurred April 24 around 10:20 p.m. in the 200 block of Timber Tree Court. It’s believed the suspect, a Caucasian man in his late teens or early 20s, was near […]