Wood River, ILTelegraph

Marshals make arrest in Wood River

WOOD RIVER — A group of at least eight U.S. Marshals, using undercover SUVs, raided a residence in the 800 block of Haller Street in Wood River Friday morning. Numerous people reportedly were in the house. Marshals took one adult male into custody, walking him to a police car at about 8:15 a.m.
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Alton, ILTelegraph

Traffic crash leaves man seriously injured Thursday

ALTON — Firefighters were called to the scene of a collision Thursday where a driver was trapped and unconscious inside a vehicle. The crash occurred at approximately 2:25 p.m. in the 1100 block of Milton Road. Firefighters had to use a hydraulic rescue tool to open the driver’s side door...
Alton, ILTelegraph

Arrests made in sealed drug charges

EDWARDSVILLE — Drug-related charges brought by the Alton Police Department last week were unsealed Wednesday as suspects were brought into custody. A number of drug-related cases were filed July 23 by the Madison County State’s Attorney’s Office and the files were sealed. On July 28 three cases were unsealed. Dennis...
Alton, ILTelegraph

Alton man charged with possession of stolen gun

EDWARDSVILLE — An Alton man charged last week with delivering cocaine to a confidential informant was charged Tuesday for having a stolen gun. Darrell D. Booth, 32, of Alton, was charged July 28 with unlawful possession of a stolen firearm, a Class 2 felony. This comes after he was charged...
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Alton Crash Victim Extricated, Taken To Local Hospital, Then Airlifted To St. Louis Hospital

ALTON - Alton Fire Department and Alton Police Department responded to a serious crash in the 1100 block of Milton Road in Alton on Thursday afternoon. A driver in one of the vehicles had to be extricated and was injured and taken to a local hospital. The injured person was then airlifted to a St. Louis hospital for further evaluation. Two vehicles were involved in the accident. The Alton Fire Department reported the crash victim was conscious after removal from the vehicle. Continue Reading
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Truck Crashes Into Rail On Great River Road

GODFREY - The Madison County Sheriff's Office and Godfrey Fire Protection District first responders were called to a pickup truck accident Thursday afternoon on the Great River Road near Clifton Terrace Road. A road rail was damaged in the accident. The Madison County Sheriff's Office said the driver encountered minor injuries in the crash and was transported to a local hospital. Continue Reading
Madison County, ILKMOV

18-year-old in Madison, Illinois charged in child pornography case

MADISON COUNTY, Ill. (KMOV.com) -- Detectives in Madison County arrested a 18-year-old on child pornography charges. The Madison County Sheriff's Office received information about child pornography being distributed by online cloud networks. Officers searched the Madison, Illinois home of 18-year-old Jordan A. Bradley. Evidence was seized including a firearm was...
Edwardsville, ILriverbender.com

18-Year-Old Man Arrested On Child Pornography Charges

EDWARDSVILLE - The Madison County Illinois Sheriff's Office received information about child pornography being distributed to online cloud networks, and after gathering evidence and a search warrant in Madison, an 18-year-old has been arrested. The facts of the case were presented to the Madison County State’s Attorney’s Office who authorized...
Saint Louis, MORFT (Riverfront Times)

VIDEO: Injured STL Medic Doesn't Let Ambulance Crash Stop Her

A motorist driving past the scene of an accident involving a St. Louis Fire Department ambulance on Wednesday captured the moment an EMT ran to aid an adult and child still inside a second crashed vehicle — even though, as shown in the clip, the EMT was injured herself. The...
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Charges Issued for Murder 2nd Degree and Resisting Arrest by Flight

ST. LOUIS COUNTY - On Wednesday, July 28, 2021, the St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office issued warrants on suspect Christopher Dedios, 18 years of age, of the 9900 block of Meadow Avenue in St. Louis, for one count of Murder Second Degree (Flight from Perpetration of a Felony, a Person Dies) and one count of Resisting Arrest by Fleeing. The deceased has been identified as Alexi Hawkins, 15 years of age, of the 1700 block of Telegraph Road in St. Louis. Dedios is being held on Continue Reading
Fenton, MOmyleaderpaper.com

Three people helped from vehicles during flash flooding in Fenton area

Firefighters helped three people from two vehicles on Romaine Creek Road in unincorporated Fenton because of flash flooding there on Sunday (July 25). No one was injured, said Bob Dunn, chief of the Saline Valley Fire Protection District. In addition to Romaine Creek Road, flash flooding was reported on Deity...
Saint Louis, MOKMOV

EXCLUSIVE | City correctional officers speak up as Tuesday's riot comes days after safety complaints

Tuesday marks the fourth riot in eight months at the City Justice Center (CJC) in Downtown St. Louis. In those riots, inmates were seen busting through cell doors, destroying master control switchboards and breaking windows. CJC correctional officers are now coming forward, speaking only to News 4 about their concerns. They're wanting to remain anonymous for fear of losing their jobs.
Overland, MOKMOV

Woodson Terrace man accused of multiple catalytic converter thefts

OVERLAND, Mo. (KMOV.com) – A Woodson Terrace man was arrested following a multi-jurisdictional investigation into catalytic converter thefts. A rash of catalytic converter thefts was reported in St. Louis County over the past month. The Overland Police Department said they partnered with detectives in Maryland Heights, Chesterfield, Richmond Heights, Bridgeton and the St. Louis County Police Department to investigate.