Crime

Robbers hit Southern Armory for second time in a year

Picture taken from previous robbery at Southern Armory. Southern Armory in Crestwood saw its second recent robbery attempt last weekend, but no guns were stolen from the gun shop this time. The Crestwood Police Department is investigating a burglary that happened about 3:45 a.m. June 23.at Southern Armory, 9901 Watson Road. The gun store was

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Crestwood rejects Sunset Hills bike ride on Route 66

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com What seemed to be a thriving partnership between Sunset Hills and Crestwood could hit the skids over a night bicycle ride similar to the Moonlight Ramble that the cities were set to host in connection with their joint festival SunCrest Fest. At the initiative of Sunset Hills Mayor Pat

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UPDATED: Man on scooter struck, killed on Telegraph Road

A 79-year-old man riding a scooter died Saturday night after he was hit by a minivan at the intersection of Telegraph and Barracksview roads. Police identified the man Tuesday as Alan Landis, 79, of the 300 block of Kingston Drive in Lemay, 63125. Police are still investigating the two-car crash, which happened around 8 p.m. Saturday,

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Affton police respond to burglary at Triple Threat Armory

No guns were stolen in the latest attempted burglary of a gun store in Affton. Officers from the St. Louis County Police Department’s Affton Southwest Precinct responded to a call for service of a burglary at 9:08 a.m. Tuesday at Triple Threat Armory, 9422 Gravois Road. The store was also hit in an attempted burglary

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County police emphasizing seat-belt enforcement

The St. Louis County Police Department is undergoing a “Click It or Ticket” campaign with the Missouri State Highway Patrol and the Illinois State Police from May 21 to June 3, including the Memorial Day holiday. According to statistics from the Missouri Department of Transportation: In 2017, 932 people were killed in traffic crashes on

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