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Teenager shot and killed in South County; police open homicide investigation

Teenager shot and killed in South County; police open homicide investigation

July 11, 2019

This is a developing story. Check back for updates. Police have opened a homicide investigation after a 16-year-old boy was shot and killed in South County. Robert J. "R.J." Dorsey Jr., 16, was found shot in the torso around 9:15 p.m. Wednesday outside his house in the 800 block of Vegas Drive in Lemay...

Motorcyclist killed in crash in Lemay

Motorcyclist killed in crash in Lemay

April 9, 2019

A motorcyclist died Sunday after hitting a car on Telegraph Road in Lemay. Richard Pryor, 47, of the 300 block of Quincy Road in Kirbyville, died at a hospital after colliding around 2:47 p.m. with a Kia Rio sedan in the 1500 block of Telegraph Road, police said. Police from the South County Precinct ...

Boy Scout Police Explorer recruiter arrested after Lindbergh visit

Boy Scout Police Explorer recruiter arrested after Lindbergh visit

March 5, 2019

A Boy Scout Police Explorer recruiter who exchanged “inappropriate” messages with a Lindbergh High School student over the weekend was arrested Tuesday, the school said in an email to parents. The school and police did not publicly identify the man, 20, who was arrested early Tuesday by the St. Louis ...

Woman robbed at gunpoint in Oakville home

Woman robbed at gunpoint in Oakville home

February 20, 2019

An Oakville woman was robbed at gunpoint in her home Monday night. Around 8 p.m. Monday, the victim, who lives in the 5200 block of Milburn Road in Oakville, heard a strange noise in her house and opened the bedroom door to find a stranger inside her house. The man, who was armed, demanded money before fleeing...

UPDATED: Police report a murder-suicide in Lemay less than 24 hours after Walmart killing

UPDATED: Police report a murder-suicide in Lemay less than 24 hours after Walmart killing

September 7, 2018

Details are still sketchy on a murder-suicide Friday in Lemay, but police released the identities of the victim and her boyfriend, who they say killed her after a relationship of more than 20 years. Police say Troy Bradley, 48, shot and killed his girlfriend Connie Dewrock, 46. The bodies were found at...

UPDATED: Man shot and killed in Oakville Walmart parking lot

Police and the Mehlville Fire Protection District respond to the scene of a shooting at the Oakville Walmart Thursday night. Photo by Jason Allen Krause.

September 7, 2018

Police are asking the public to come forward as witnesses after a man was shot and killed in the parking lot of the Oakville Walmart Thursday night. After a report of a possible shooting about 10:15 p.m., police from the South County Precinct found a man in a car on the parking lot of the stor...

Homicide in south county: Police find man shot along Lemay Ferry Road July 4

Homicide in south county: Police find man shot along Lemay Ferry Road July 4

July 4, 2018

This article was updated at 7:49 p.m. July 4 with the name of the man who was killed. Police said a man they found next to a car along Lemay Ferry Road early the morning of the 4th of July was shot to death. The county medical examiner ruled the death a homicide. The man was identified as Thoma...

UPDATED: County truck stolen from job site in south county

UPDATED: County truck stolen from job site in south county

January 12, 2018

  Update 4:27 p.m.: Police have found the stolen truck, but no more details were immediately available. Check back for more on this developing story. Police are searching for a county Department of Transportation truck that was stolen Wednesday morning as employees worked on a job in south county. The white 2008 Ford ...

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