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Crestwood man stabbed neighbor’s dog to death, charges say

Crestwood man stabbed neighbor's dog to death, charges say

By Gloria Lloyd, News Editor

September 11, 2019

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com A Crestwood man stabbed his neighbor’s dog to death with a pocket knife last weekend, police say. St. Louis County prosecutors charged John Conrad Ross III, 59, of the 9700 block of Greenview Drive in Crestwood, with two felonies: unlawful...

Former South County man sentenced to five years for supporting terrorism; will be deported

Former South County man sentenced to five years for supporting terrorism; will be deported

August 27, 2019

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com The same day a federal judge sentenced former County Executive Steve Stenger to four years in prison on federal corruption charges, she sentenced a former South County resident to five-and-a-half years for supporting terrorism against the Un...

Update: Armed, endangered man who fired shot at house in South County found

Update: Armed, endangered man who fired shot at house in South County found

August 27, 2019

Update: Johnson was found safe, the Highway Patrol said around 1 p.m. Tuesday. The Missouri State Highway Patrol has issued an endangered person advisory for a man missing from South County who is armed and suicidal, police said. The St. Louis County Police Department says that Gregory Paul Johnson, ...

Drunk driver carjacked Good Samaritan at gunpoint after crashing on Interstate 44, charges say

Drunk driver carjacked Good Samaritan at gunpoint after crashing on Interstate 44, charges say

August 16, 2019

A man suspected of driving drunk and crashing his own car was charged with carjacking a Good Samaritan at gunpoint along Interstate 44 in Sunset Hills. St. Louis County prosecutors charged Anthony R. Tisdale, 24, of the 500 block of Spartan Street, Villa Ridge, with first-degree robbery and armed criminal acti...

Man who worked in Crestwood sentenced to 10 years in prison for child pornography

Man who worked in Crestwood sentenced to 10 years in prison for child pornography

August 16, 2019

A St. Louis man who worked in Crestwood was sentenced to 10 years in prison Wednesday for possessing child pornography on his cell phone, among other charges. Rodney Grant Sullivan, 55, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Ronnie L. White after pleading guilty May 14 to possessing at least 450 expl...

Unlocked Ferrari stolen in Sunset Hills found; police say lock your cars

Pictured above: A picture of the stolen 2007 black Ferrari Spider 430 from the Sunset Hills Police Department's Twitter. The Ferrari was recovered Thursday but no further information was released due to investigative reasons.

August 15, 2019

A Ferrari stolen this week in Sunset Hills was recovered Thursday, but police are urging residents to lock their cars and doors.  The 2007 black Ferrari 430 Spider was stolen out of an unlocked garage in the 11000 block of Chateau Chura in Sunset Hills between 9:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 12, and 4:30 a.m....

Police increase patrols after burglary wave

Police increase patrols after burglary wave

August 8, 2019

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com  The businesses broken into in a string of burglaries in South County last week include an animal hospital, a car dealership, a car tire business and a dry cleaner, and police are asking the public for video to find the person or people res...

Sunset Hills officer sent to hospital after pursuit of bicycle-riding leaf-blower thief

A Crestwood police car.

August 7, 2019

An officer from the Sunset Hills Police Department went to the hospital last week after trying to use a stun gun on a fleeing suspect whose getaway plan after stealing a leaf blower was taking off to Crestwood on a bicycle. Both the officer and the suspect were treated at a hospital and released afte...

Prosecutors say Stenger does not deserve break in prison sentence

Then-County Executive Steve Stenger presents a proclamation declaring

August 5, 2019

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Federal prosecutors argued in court documents filed last week that former County Executive Steve Stenger should not receive a lower prison sentence than the recommended three to four years because he was a bully who treated St. Louis Count...

Sunset Hills police urge vigilance after manhunt; still looking for suspect

Sunset Hills police urge vigilance after manhunt; still looking for suspect

August 1, 2019

The manhunt that ended without finding the suspect Tuesday in Sunset Hills started with a police officer investigating suspicious activity after an attempted residential burglary. The day after someone tried to enter a house in the Robyn Road area, an officer from the Sunset Hills Police Department ...

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