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Police believe these two suspect robbed and assaulted a teen  on a MetroLink train near on north Hanley Sunday. Credit: STL Co. PD Police believe these two suspect robbed and assaulted a teen on a MetroLink train near on north Hanley Sunday. Credit: STL Co. PD

Surveillance video released of suspects who robbed teen on MetroLink train

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Police are investigating a robbery that occurred on a MetroLink train at 4300 North Hanley Road Sunday afternoon. 

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String of car burglaries reported in Metro East Video included

Police vehicles parked outside the Belleville police station (Credit: KMOV) Police vehicles parked outside the Belleville police station (Credit: KMOV)
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Police in the Metro East are investigating a string of car burglaries.

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Police: Suspect who fatally shot 3, wounded 7 year-old told witness not to tell anyone Video included

Jerome Buress Jr is charged in connection with a shooting that killed three adults and left a 7-year-old wounded. He is currently at-large. Credit: SLMPD Jerome Buress Jr is charged in connection with a shooting that killed three adults and left a 7-year-old wounded. He is currently at-large. Credit: SLMPD
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An at-large suspect is charged in connection with a shooting that killed three and wounded a 7-year-old

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Ex-Edwardsville police officer gets 40 years for burglaries Video included

Brian Barker, 41, has been charged 12 counts of burglary, one count of official misconduct, and one of possession of stolen firearms. Brian Barker, 41, has been charged 12 counts of burglary, one count of official misconduct, and one of possession of stolen firearms.

A former southern Illinois police officer has been sentenced to 40 years in prison after pleading guilty to a long string of burglaries.

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3 suspects in custody after leading police on chase in stolen SUV

St. Louis City officers in The Greater Ville neighborhood after a police chase ended (Credit: KMOV) St. Louis City officers in The Greater Ville neighborhood after a police chase ended (Credit: KMOV)
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Three suspects are in custody after leading police on a chase in a stolen SUV overnight.

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Prisoner overpowers transport officer, steals marked van in Missouri

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A prisoner being transported by Missouri’s Texas County Sheriff’s Department overpowered a transport officer and took a marked gray transport van Monday morning.

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Police: 2 robberies near Courtesy Diner may be connected Video included

St. Louis Metropolitian Police Department is investigating two armed robberies that could be connected. (Credit: KMOV) St. Louis Metropolitian Police Department is investigating two armed robberies that could be connected. (Credit: KMOV)
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St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department is investigating two armed robberies that could be connected. 

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17-year-old accused of killing best friend didn't think gun would fire without magazine Video included

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The 17-year-old accused of killing a teenager in a St. Louis County home did not think the gun would discharge without the magazine inserted, according to police.

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Dog thief in south St. Louis caught on surveillance camera

Surveillance cameras were rolling when this woman stole a poodle from a home in the 4100 block of Minnesota in South City, Credit: KMOV Surveillance cameras were rolling when this woman stole a poodle from a home in the 4100 block of Minnesota in South City, Credit: KMOV
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Maria Morgan is hoping surveillance video will help identify the woman who stole her dog from the backyard of her home in the 4100 block of Minnesota

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Teen shot, killed in Berkeley Saturday night Video included

Natious Neil (Credit: Family) Natious Neil (Credit: Family)
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The family of a Berkeley teen shot and killed are searching for answers. Natious Neil, 18, died Saturday night on Fay, near I-170 and Airport Road

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Police: 14 suspects arrested in prostitution sting Video included

Police say 14 suspects have been arrested in relation to a human trafficking sting. (Credit: St. Louis County Police Department) Police say 14 suspects have been arrested in relation to a human trafficking sting. (Credit: St. Louis County Police Department)
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Fourteen people have been arrested after St. Louis County Police Multijurisdictional Human Trafficking Task Force partnered with other surrounding agencies to target those seeking to purchase sex from potential human trafficking victims

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Man killed, another injured when 15-year-old fired shots at family gathering, police say

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A man was killed and another was listed in critical condition after being shot during a family gathering in the Walnut Park East neighborhood.

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Teens shot while walking in north St. Louis; 16-year-old killed, 3 others injured

Police are investigating a shooting that occurred in the 5000 block of Thekla Avenue Sunday afternoon. (Credit: KMOV) Police are investigating a shooting that occurred in the 5000 block of Thekla Avenue Sunday afternoon. (Credit: KMOV)
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A 16-year-old was killed and three other teenagers were injured during a shooting Sunday evening in North City.

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Man was working on car when he was fatally shot in Wells-Goodfellow neighborhood

Homicide was requested to investigate after a shooting occurred in the Wells Goodfellow neighborhood Saturday evening. (Credit: KMOV) Homicide was requested to investigate after a shooting occurred in the Wells Goodfellow neighborhood Saturday evening. (Credit: KMOV)
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Homicide was requested to investigate after a shooting occurred in the Wells Goodfellow neighborhood Saturday evening. 

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Suspect charged in connection with South City sexual assaults Video included

John Wells (Credit: St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department) John Wells (Credit: St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department)
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A suspect in several sexual assaults in South City has been charged

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Death of St. Louis man reported missing in 2016 now investigated as a homicide Video included

Jerome Baker. Credit: Baker family Jerome Baker. Credit: Baker family
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The death of a 28-year-old St. Louis man who was reported missing in 2016 has been reclassified as a homicide.

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Illinois governor signs repeat gun offender plan into law Video included

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Judges will be encouraged to prescribe longer sentences for repeat gun offenders under a plan signed into law by Gov. Bruce Rauner.

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Man who stole from customers to spend only 1 day in jail

Stuart Millner's business was raided in Franklin County. Credit: KMOV Stuart Millner's business was raided in Franklin County. Credit: KMOV
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A Franklin County businessman who pleaded guilty to stealing from his customers will only serve one day in jail

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Robbery suspect arrested after knocking on retired officer's door

Charles Branson and David McCrocklin, both 31, are charged with first-degree robbery and first-degree burglary. Credit: Union PD Charles Branson and David McCrocklin, both 31, are charged with first-degree robbery and first-degree burglary. Credit: Union PD
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Charles Branson and David McCrocklin, both 31, are charged with first-degree robbery and first-degree burglary. They're accused of going to the home of a woman in the 200 block of Central Avenue in Union with the intent to rob her.

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Police looking for man who broke into car, stole luggage at City Museum

St. Louis City Police are looking for the driver of a white Mercedes sedan with Texas plates. (Credit: KMOV) St. Louis City Police are looking for the driver of a white Mercedes sedan with Texas plates. (Credit: KMOV)
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A family from Arkansas visiting St. Louis is without all their luggage after their car was broken into at City Museum Wednesday afternoon. 

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Metro East man sentenced for deadly New Year’s Eve crash Video included

Willie Green. Credit: SLMPD Willie Green. Credit: SLMPD
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A Metro East man was sentenced to 15 years in prison for his role in an accident that killed a 20-year-old man on New Years Eve, 2014

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Former St. Louis County Sheriff pleads guilty to federal theft charges

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A former St. Louis County Deputy Sheriff has pleaded guilty to federal theft charges. 

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Guardian pleads guilty to embezzling thousands from disabled veteran

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An appointed guardian is pleading guilty to embezzling thousands of dollars from a disabled veteran to whom she was appointed.

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Shiloh man charged after domestic battery, threatening police officers

Arlandus Leatherwood, 44, is accused of domestic batter and threatening a public official (Credit: Shiloh Police Department) Arlandus Leatherwood, 44, is accused of domestic batter and threatening a public official (Credit: Shiloh Police Department)
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A Shiloh man is facing multiple charges following a domestic battery incident on Wednesday.  

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Maryland Heights police searching for man who teen says chased him with a gun Video included

Tonya Stewart says her 16-year-old son Jayden and his friends were hanging out by the pool when a group of people drinking starting harassing them. (Credit: KMOV) Tonya Stewart says her 16-year-old son Jayden and his friends were hanging out by the pool when a group of people drinking starting harassing them. (Credit: KMOV)
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Maryland Heights police are investigating an incident where a teenager was allegedly chased by a man with a gun while spending the afternoon at the pool.

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Baby formula theft ring hits Metro area Video included

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News 4 is learning some police are seeing people steal baby formula

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Elderly man returns fire after being shot, suspect at-large

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A suspect is at-large after shooting a 75-year-old man while walking Wednesday afternoon. 

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Police searching for suspects who robbed, shot man in vacant lot

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St. Louis Metropolitan Police is searching for two men who they say robbed a man at gunpoint in a vacant lot Wednesday.

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Burglar runs over woman who caught him stealing from her home

Karla Wessels said a suspect who burglarized her home ran over her leg with his truck when he tried to get away. Credit: KMOV Karla Wessels said a suspect who burglarized her home ran over her leg with his truck when he tried to get away. Credit: KMOV
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A Jefferson County homeowner said she suffered scrapes and bruises but no broken bones when a burglar ran over her leg while fleeing her home. 

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Creve Coeur police make arrest in connection to 2 bank robberies in St. Louis Co. Video included

Lawrin Maxwell, 27, allegedly robbed two banks in St. Louis County. Credit: Creve Coeur PD Lawrin Maxwell, 27, allegedly robbed two banks in St. Louis County. Credit: Creve Coeur PD
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Creve Coeur Police have made an arrest in connection to a robbery at a Great Southern Bank on May 12

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2 charged in incident in which off-duty officer was mistakenly shot by fellow officer Video included

Deadre Chaney and Cortney Smith, both 17, are charged in connection with an incident in which in officer mistakenly shot an off-duty officer. Credit: SLMPD Deadre Chaney and Cortney Smith, both 17, are charged in connection with an incident in which in officer mistakenly shot an off-duty officer. Credit: SLMPD
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Two 17-year-olds are charged in connection with a shootout with police in which an off-duty officer was mistakenly shot by a fellow officer.

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City sheriff deputy struck by vehicle in South City

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Emergency crews were on the scene after a city sheriff was struck by a vehicle in South City Thursday evening. 

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Man accused of taking pictures of girls at water park Video included

Melvin Hock, 59. allegedly took photos of women and girls and swimming suits at a water park in Collinsville. Credit: Collinsville PD Melvin Hock, 59. allegedly took photos of women and girls and swimming suits at a water park in Collinsville. Credit: Collinsville PD
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A Caseyville man is facing charges for allegedly taking pictures of young girls in swimsuits at a water park in Collinsville

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