Search Operations Being Conducted For Missing Macoupin County Woman

Royal Lakes, IL  (KTRS)  The Major Case Squad is conducting a large scale search and rescue operation today for a missing Macoupin County woman. The search for Denita Hedden will include both land and air operations until dusk. The 37-year-old woman was last seen on her birthday, January 25th. Her disappearance is being called suspicious. Investigators…

MODOT Warns Of Possible Icy Conditions During Evening Rush Hour

St. Louis, MO  (KTRS)  The Missouri Department of Transportation is urging motorists to exercise caution with freezing rain in the forecast. That National Weather Service is calling for freezing drizzle mixed with light snow from 4pm to 5pm Monday in central and eastern Missour .  This could create icy conditions on the roadways. MODOT reports that…

Trooper Injured After Traffic Crash Involving Suspected Drunk Driver In North County

St. Louis County, MO  (KTRS)  A Missouri State trooper is recovering after an accident involving a suspected drunk driver in north county. The Missouri Highway Patrol reports the trooper was conducting a routine traffic stop along I-170 near Scudder early Sunday morning when his patrol car was rear-ended by another vehicle. The driver of the…

Deaths Of South City Family, Including Infant Being Investigated As Apparent Murder-Suicide

St. Louis, MO (KTRS)  Police are investigating the deaths of a family, including an infant as an apparent murder-suicide in south St. Louis. Police say a relative found the bodies of the victims, a man, his wife, and their three-month-old daughter Friday afternoon at the family’s home in the 6200 block of Kinsey Place. All…