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  • 1 killed in accident on I-270 in West County

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO – The Missouri State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal accident that occurred Sunday afternoon around 3:30 pm near Manchester Road and I-270.  The accident involved three vehicles.  Workers and emergency crews cleared the scene just before 6 pm. It’s not known if any additional injuries occurred in the accident. Weather may have played a role in the accident.

  • Police investigating shots fired St. Louis Galleria

    RICHMOND HEIGHTS, MO – The Richmond Heights Police Department is investigating shots fired at the St. Louis Galleria Sunday.  Around 1:30 pm witnesses reported hearing shots fired.  Officers arriving on the scene investigated the complaints and located one spent shell casing in the area. There were no reports of any injuries or property damage. An investigation is ongoing.

  • Latest winter storm makes travel on I-55 an I-64 icy and dangerous

    The latest winter storm to hit the Bi-State area has caused some traffic problems on outlying interstates in Illinois and Missouri.  Travelers on I-64 near Okawille IL in Washington County faced high winds, blowing snow, ice covered roads and falling temperatures Saturday afternoon. The Illinois State Police for District 13 told Fox 2 they were responding to numerous accidents, and vehicles sliding off roads.  Other ISP Districts in southern Illinois are reporting ice cover roads, while closer to St. Louis […]

  • Suspect dies in car accident, following attempted theft at Menards

    ST. ANN, MO – The St. Ann Police Department is investigating a fatal accident that happened Saturday afternoon at St. Charles Rock Road and Lynn Town.  Officers were responding to the Menards on St. Charles Rock Road Saturday afternoon around 4:15 pm for a report of a theft at the store. Chief Aaron Jimenez tells Fox 2 the loss prevention officer saw a white male and female stealing items and went to confront the pair.  They took off for the […]

  • Wayward donkey found in Fults, Illinois is heading home

    FULTS, Ill. – A lost donkey is set to head home soon after being found wandering in Illinois. Michael Olsson had a surprise visitor in his yard. “There was a donkey in my front yard and they asked me if it was mine,” he said. “I said, ‘No, it’s not mine.’” But the burro was here to stay on Tuesday and Wednesday. “I don’t know where he spends the night but he spent the night here.  I told the county police […]

  • Southbound I-55 shutdown for person struck in south St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS – St. Louis police are on the scene of a person struck in the southbound lanes of I-55 at Bates Street in south city. The accident happened at 9:25 pm on Tuesday night. All southbound lanes have been closed, and authorities don’t expect the scene to be cleared for at least an hour. Motorist should avoid the area and exit before Bates Street.

  • Innocent driver killed when stolen pickup flees police

    ST. LOUIS – St. Louis police are investigating a fatal accident that occurred at Natural Bridge and Fair in north St. Louis. Police tell Fox 2 that the accident is the result of a stolen pickup stolen from Hazelwood spotted in north city near the Grand Watertower.  The pickup failed to yield for a traffic stop and took off a high rate of speed.  Officers followed the pickup for short time but broke off.  Officers a short time later were […]

  • Cahokia School District set to launch breakfast initiative to support students

    CAHOKIA, Ill. – Tuesday the Cahokia School District received a $30,000 grant from Monsanto to fund nutritional support for students in the district. The funding will go to the ‘Breakfast Beyond the Bell’ program which aims to provide additional breakfast foods for a 1,000 student.  The St. Louis Area Food Bank will be charged with providing food items such as apple, bananas, fig bars and etc. for students to eat during the first couple of hours of school in classrooms […]

  • Waterloo IL man charged with murder

    WATERLOO, IL – Sunday, January 13, 2019, Monroe County State’s Attorney, SA Charis Hitzemann charged 30-year-old Kyle M. Roider with the murder of an individual in Waterloo Friday, January 11, 2019. The Waterloo Police Department arrested Roider this past Friday after an investigation with other local law enforcement agencies led them to Roider. The department said the investigation was initiated after being summoned to assist EMS for subject found unresponsive in a basement in Waterloo just after 3 pm Friday […]

  • Jefferson County Sheriff’s Officer investigating suspicious death

    DE SOTO, MO – The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a suspicious death in De Soto Missouri.  The body of a 61-year-old male was found Friday, January 11th a residence in the 100 block of West Lakeview Drive. According to a sheriff’s office spokesperson, the victim was found with obvious injuries. At present there has not been an arrest nor is anyone in custody. An investigation is ongoing.

  • Police investigating shooting near Ferguson Middle School

    FERGUSON, MO – The Ferguson Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred in a neighborhood near the Ferguson Middle School Wednesday evening.  The school is located in the 700 block of January Avenue in Ferguson. Police tell Fox 2/News 11 the victim is a male juvenile and was shot in the leg suffering a non-life-threatening injury.  The victim was part a group of juveniles kicked out of a basketball game at the school for arguing.  One group left the […]

  • Suspect killed during drug raid in St. Francois County MO

    ST. FRANCOIS COUNTY, MO – Tuesday morning just before 6 am in St. Francois County law enforcement agents from Missouri State Highway Patrol’s Troop C SWAT Team, Missouri State Highway Patrol Division of Drug and Crime Control Narcotics Unit and Bomb Squad, and Mineral Area Drug Task Force executed a search warrant on a residence for drug and weapons violations. Officers approaching the residence identified themselves multiple times before breaching the front door.  Upon entering the residence an officer saw […]