One Dead After Small Airplane Crash Near St. Louis County Gas Station

One Dead After Small Airplane Crash Near St. Louis County Gas Station

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The pilot of a small airplane is dead after crashing onto the parking lot of a gas station near a St. Louis area airport. Witnesses told first responders that they did not hear any engine noise as the plane fell toward the BP service station in Chesterfield, Missouri, Wednesday, clipping a…

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BackStoppers Helping After Shooting Of Arnold Police Officer

BackStoppers Helping After Shooting Of Arnold Police Officer

Arnold, MO  (KTRS)  The BackStoppers is stepping up to help after an Arnold police officer was shot in the line of duty. Officer Ryan O’Connor suffered life-threatening injuries while transporting a burglary suspect to the Arnold Police Department on Tuesday afternoon. Officials with BackStoppers immediately came to the aid of O’Connor’s family with an initial $5,000…

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Victim In I-270 Shooting Dies Of Her Injuries

Victim In I-270 Shooting Dies Of Her Injuries

Bellefontaine Neighbors, MO  (KTRS)  The I-270 shooting in north county over the weekend is now being investigated as a homicide. Investigators say the motorist who was shot Saturday night, 31-year-old Brandi Zamora, died of her injuries Tuesday night. Zamora’s organs were donated to help save the lives of others. Police say a silver passenger vehicle,driven by a…

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Investigator: Ex-AG’s Office Withheld DNA Evidence In Suit

Investigator: Ex-AG’s Office Withheld DNA Evidence In Suit

IBy JIM SALTER, Associated Press ST. LOUIS (AP) — An investigation requested by relatives of a black man killed in a police shooting found that the former Missouri attorney general’s office withheld DNA evidence that could have been useful in a wrongful-death lawsuit, and the family’s lawyer said Tuesday he might sue again if the city…

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Suspect In Shooting Of Officer In Arnold Dies

Suspect In Shooting Of Officer In Arnold Dies

ARNOLD, Mo. (AP) — A man suspected of shooting a police officer in Jefferson County has died from what police believe was a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Authorities say 29-year-old Chad Klahs of Arnold died Tuesday after shooting Arnold, Missouri, officer Ryan O’Connor in the head. O’Connor was taking the suspect to the police station for booking…

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