Several juveniles were taken into custody after a Missouri State Highway Patrol trooper was struck by a stolen vehicle they were driving. All of the juveniles have been taken into custody as of Sunday night.
Tony Weaver, a former top official at the St. Louis County Jail, was sentenced to 18 months in prison after pleading guilty in federal court to defrauding the county through a Small Businesses Relief (SBR) Program during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The former owner of a Clayton construction company pleaded guilty this week to two counts of wire fraud for violating St. Louis’ Minority Business Enterprise participation requirements in order to qualify for a tax abatement.
The St. Louis Police Department is investigating a rash of carjackings that happened on Monday. Carjackers stole Andrew Wasson’s Honda Civic at gunpoint around 6:00 p.m. in the Schnucks parking lot on Hampton, near Chippewa.
A man was sentenced to 16 years in prison in Division 14 of St. Louis County Circuit Court after entering blind guilty pleas to Murder 2nd Degree, Armed Criminal Action and Stealing a Motor Vehicle on February 25, 2022.
Jada Davis, 54, has been charged with two felony crimes stemming from an officer-involved shooting incident last Friday outside a Social Security Administration office at 717 North 16th. Davis is charged with discharging a firearm from a motor vehicle and armed criminal action.