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Activists allege racism in treatment of St. Louis prosecutor

Activists allege racism in treatment of St. Louis prosecutor

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Some black activists say there’s an unfair racial component to criticism of St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner over her hiring of a man who led the investigation of former Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens and who now faces perjury charges. About a dozen black activists gathered Tuesday outside of a downtown…

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Cop Files Suit After Being Shot by Fellow Officer

Cop Files Suit After Being Shot by Fellow Officer

St. Louis, MO (KTRS) A St. Louis police officer is suing the city after being shot by a fellow officer. Officer Milton Green was shot while off duty in June of 2017. In a federal lawsuit filed Monday, Green alleges abuse by the department, and says he has suffered financially. He was shot by Officer…

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Former Greitens’ investigator indicted on 7 felonies

Former Greitens’ investigator indicted on 7 felonies

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A former FBI agent who was involved in the criminal investigation of former Missouri Governor Eric Greitens has been indicted as part of a perjury investigation. William Tisaby turned himself in Monday, on the same day that an indictment against him was unsealed. He is charged with seven felonies stemming from…

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St. Charles Riverfest 4th of July celebration postponed due to flooding

St. Charles Riverfest 4th of July celebration postponed due to flooding

Frontier Park in St. Charles has been flooded for several weeks, and while the water has been receding, the park is still a mess, so St. Charles officials have decided to move the Riverfest celebration from the Fourth of July to August 30th and 31st to give the park time to dry out. There will…

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Police Investigate Multiple Shootings Following Violent Weekend in St. Louis

Police Investigate Multiple Shootings Following Violent Weekend in St. Louis

St. Louis, MO (KTRS) Police are investigating a number of shootings that occurred over the weekend. It all began Friday night when the body of a 20-year-old man shot multiple times was found in a vehicle in the 3100 block of Chippewa. Saturday, the violence moved to north county where a 70-year-old man was shot…

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