A Southern Illinois teen girl died from a complication of diabetes, a medical condition that police say her mother tried to hide from family, school and doctors. The woman pleaded not guilty to charges.
Officers are investigating after a man was shot in the leg outside the Roosevelt Homes in Southern Illinois. The man does not know how shot him and cops did not recover a weapon at the scene of the shooting.
National Weather Service issues a dense fog advisory in its forecast for Belleville, Illinois and other surrounding Southern Illinois regions during the morning commute. Snow is expected to fall this weekend.
Michael and Georgena Roberts, who starved their son to death, will serve time in jail for killing Liam Roberts. Police say the couple withheld food from the Southern Illinois child as a form of punishment.
East St. Louis, Illinois police are being assisted by Illinois State Police in the investigation regarding a 1-year-old child who was shot while standing outside a store with her father in Southern Illinois.
The president of Casino Queen, a gambling establishing in Southern Illinois, is retiring to become a local judge. The future of the business is unclear and officials would not say if the casino would be sold.
A Cahokia, Illinois, man is charged with one count of murder after police say he stabbed someone to death in the Bevo Mill neighborhood of St. Louis. He admitted to the stabbing on the recorded 911 call.
An East St. Louis man admits to federal charges stemming from an incident last year where he shot into a home in Washington Park, Illinois, with an assault rifle. He was arrested after he was shot by police.
Officers say a man was carjacked at gunpoint in East St. Louis, Illinois, while he was letting his vehicle warm up in Southern Illinois. Suspects were arrested after police chased them from St. Louis, Missouri.
Officers say a woman’s cars were set on fire in Washington Park, Illinois, shortly after she said she received a call from a woman threatening to burn her vehicles in Southern Illinois. Cops are investigating.
Police are investigating after a Fults, Illinois, man was found dead in a Southern Illinois house. The coroner determined he had died as a result of a homicide and additional information hasn’t been released.
Emily Hampshire, 14, died Nov. 3, 2018. Her mother, Amber Hampshire, 39, was charged with involuntary manslaughter Dec. 27, 2018. Police accuse her of hiding Emily's diabetes diagnosis and failing to treat it, which led to her death.