A Dittmer MO man has been charged in Southern Illinois with possessing child pornography. Belleville IL police continue to investigate and ask that anyone who might have observed suspicious behavior from Rice to report it.
A man suspected of shooting at a Jefferson County MO police officer was found hiding in a shed and held at gunpoint by a private citizen before police came to arrest him. The suspect now faces multiple felony counts, including first-degree assault.
Police investigate after former LaSalle-Peru IL high school student allegedly posted a threatening video online to Instagram waving a gun, and was reported by classmates. No weapon was found, but the teen faces cannabis drug crime charges.
Police have identified a person of interest in the shooting death of a man who lived in unincorporated St. Clair County IL near Belleville IL. The man was fatally shot and killed at his home in Southern Illinois near St. Louis MO.
Alorton IL mother pleads guilty to suffocating her baby to death while intoxicated in Southern Illinois near St. Louis MO. She has to comply with the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) and go to substance abuse treatment.
Missouri inmate serving sentence escaped from a work-release job site and police were hunting for him near St Louis MO and Southern Illinois. The man was in custody at Potosi Correctional Center in Patton, Missouri.