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St. Louis County officer dies in off-duty car crash; had served in Affton Southwest Precinct

St. Louis County officer dies in off-duty car crash; had served in Affton Southwest Precinct

October 11, 2019

A St. Louis County officer who died Friday after an off-duty car crash in Illinois was a “dedicated police officer” and father of five children who had served in the Affton Southwest Precinct during his eight-year career. St. Louis County Police Department Officer James “Mitch” Ellis Jr. w...

PHOTOS: Suspects arrested without incident after Interstate 255 police chase

Two suspects, in handcuffs, are taken into custody by police on Union Road in south county Tuesday morning. Photo is taken from live coverage of the Skyfox helicopter from Fox 2.

March 19, 2019

Two suspects were arrested on Union Road near Reavis Barracks and Interstate 255 Tuesday morning after a police chase from Illinois along Interstate 255. The chase originated in Dupo, Illinois, with the lead pursuit taken by the Illinois State Police, a spokesman for the St. Louis County Police Depa...

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