Jury selection begins in Drew Peterson trial

ST. LOUIS (AP) – Jury selection has begun in the murder-for-hire trial of a former suburban Chicago police officer who’s accused of plotting to kill the prosecutor who put him behind bars in his third wife’s death. Sixty-two-year-old Drew Peterson was convicted in 2012 of first-degree murder. Kathleen Savio’s death eight years earlier initially was…

Man Fatally Shot Overnight In North City

St. Louis, MO  (KTRS)  A man is dead following an overnight shooting in north St. Louis. Authorities say the victim was found shot to death early Friday morning in the 4100 block of West Florissant. There’s no word of any arrests or a motive. The victim’s name hasn’t been released. This brings the unofficial murder…