Gardner Under Fire For Decision To End Prosecution Of Low-Level Marijuana Crimes

St. Louis, MO  (KTRS)  St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner is coming under fire for her decision to end prosecution of low-level marijuana crimes. Gardner said that her office will review more than 1,200 pending cases in which suspects are accused of possessing under 100 grams of marijuana. She says most will be dismissed, except those…

Governor Mike Parson Wraps Up State Tour In St. Louis

St. Louis, MO  (KTRS)  Missouri’s new governor just wrapped up his two-day state listening tour. Governor Mike Parson’s last stop on Wednesday was in St. Louis at the city’s Cortex Innovation District. Parson spoke with business and community leaders on a number of issues, including education, infrastructure, and the state’s workforce development. “It’s the same…

Suspect Facing Murder Charge in Shooting Death of North St. Louis County Woman

Clayton, MO (KTRS) A suspect is in police custody after being charged in the shooting death of a north St. Louis County mother of 3. St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Bob McCulloch spoke with the press Wednesday afternoon. Riverview Gardens School District Safety Officer Porsha Owens was gunned down Monday morning during an attempted carjacking.…

Missing Disabled Man, Caregiver Found Safe

Frontenac, MO  (KTRS)  Updated 10:59 a.m., 6/12/2018:  Police say a missing disabled man and his caregiver have been found safe. Police say 21-year-old Hayden Clarke and his caregiver, 43-year-old Teresa Bronner, were found in O’Fallon Park in north St. Louis Tuesday morning. Bronner was taken into custody. (Earlier version) An Endangered Person Advisory is in effect for a…