The FBI is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest of either of two individuals responsible for numerous armed business robberies since early August in St. Louis. Call FBI St. Louis at 314-589-2500 to be eligible for the reward.
Belleville Police Department's Capt. Bruce Fleshren said police have a man and woman in custody in connection with last night's carjacking. They are looking for either one or two additional male suspects, considered armed and dangerous.
Swansea Police Chief Steve Johnson talks about the arrest of Dennis Cotton on a sex offender registry violation. Cotton allegedly failed to report that he was officiating youth sporting events including baseball and basketball games for the Smithton elementary school. In 2003 he was convicted of molesting a 15-year-old in Arizona.
A jury convicted Tavon Ludy of first-degree murder and the aggravated assault of a child Thursday after nearly 6 hours of deliberation. Ludy punched Tavion Whittaker as a punishment, causing the boy's heart to stop.
Caleb Bailey found guilty of first-degree murder in the shooting death of Travis Mayes, shot on his motorcycle in a Granite City parking lot in 2014. Madison County State's Attorney Tom Gibbons comments.