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Man suspected of killing Jamyla Bolden pleads guilty, sentenced - KMOV.com

FERGUSON, Mo. (KMOV.com) - De'Eris Brown pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the shooting death of Jamyla Bolden. The 9-year-old was doing her homework while seated on a bed in the 9200 block of Ellison when she was fatally shot around 9:30 p.m. on August 18, 2015. According to police, the bul

KMOV - 2018-01-19 17:04:00

Suspects wanted for breaking into car, stealing purse near Gold's Gym

TOWN AND COUNTRY, Mo. - Police are asking for the public's help identifying four people who broke into a car and stole a woman's purse outside of Gold's Gym in Town and Country. It happened around 4:30 p.m. Jan. 18 on the parking lot of the facility located at 13867 Manchester Road. The front passen

FOX2NOW.COM - 2018-01-19 18:50:11

Three cars collide on Illinois 159

Three cars were involved in a crash on Illinois 159 on Friday evening, but no one was injured. At least two fire engines responded to the crash, which occurred on Illinois 159 near Target and Rural King. Swansea Fire Department confirmed that three vehicles had collided, but were not aware of any in

NEWS-DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-20 05:36:00

Man pleads guilty in death of 9-year-old Ferguson girl

CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) - The man accused of fatally shooting a 9-year-old Ferguson girl in 2015 has been sentenced to 22 years in prison after pleading guilty to second-degree murder and other charges. De'Eris Brown entered the plea Friday, three days before his trial was scheduled to begin. Jamyla Bolde

SEATTLE TIMES - 2018-01-19 19:02:38

3 sentenced on firearms charges

Three area men have been sentenced to federal prison on separate firearm offenses. Leon Johnson, 28 and Dakota L. Childs, 26, both of Granite City, were each sentenced to 37 months, according to a news release from U.S. State's Attorney Donald S. Boyce. Johnson was convicted of one count of felon in

THEINTELLIGENCER.COM - 2018-01-19 15:07:47

Suspect in alleged armed burglary, kidnapping barricades self in car after police chase

A large number of police officers surrounded a car in Brooklyn on Wednesday night after a suspect in an alleged armed burglary and kidnapping barricaded himself in a car at the end of a police chase, according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. The pursuit started in St. Louis at about 8 p.m., but it c

NEWS-DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-18 06:41:00

Woman sentenced for gambling operation

A Farmington woman was sentenced to 12 months and one day in prison after pleading guilty to running an illegal gambling business and filing false tax returns that failed to list her income from the gambling business. According to court documents, Carol Jean Hazer, 60, organized and ran an illegal h

DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-01-19 11:45:00

He killed 9-year-old Jamyla Bolden the same day his son was born. Now he's going to prison for 22 years.

Jamyla Bolden (far left), then 8, is shown in a photo from Aug. 20, 2014. She posed with Trice Johnson (center left), 8, (center left) Destiny Sonnier (center right), 8, and Rayell Hickman, 8, along Ellison Drive in Ferguson. The kids were in a yard just around the corner from where Michael Brown wa

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH - 2018-01-19 21:25:00

'Clean-cut' Pa. man found with 245 bags of heroin, lots of cash during traffic stop, cops say

A routine traffic stop for speeding turned into a big heroin bust in western Pennsylvania, as police say a clean-cut passenger in the speeding car turned out to be holding 245 bags of heroin and hundreds of dollars in cash. The Cranberry Eagle in Butler County, Pa., reports the suspect, Russell A. M

PENNLIVE.COM - 2018-01-19 12:41:22

Pottstown man faces prison for indecent contact with mentally disabled woman

NORRISTOWN >> A Pottstown man is on his way to state prison after he admitted to having forcible indecent contact with a mentally disabled woman while she visited his home. Brian Kleintop, 60, formerly of the 200 block of King Street, was sentenced in Montgomery County Court to two to four years in

MERCURY - 2018-01-19 05:00:00

Cops Seize Largest Heroin Stash In Norristown History

NORRISTOWN, PA - A suspect is on the run and wanted by police after authorities seized a historically large stash of heroin from his residence. The incident occurred at around 9:45 a.m. on Dec. 22 on the 600 block of West Airy Street, according to the Norristown Police Department. Police had obtain

PATCH - 2018-01-19 14:00:00

2 injured in early morning crash on northbound Route 222 in East Cocalico Township

Two people were injured in a crash on northbound Route 222 early Thursday. A car driven by Robert Heagy, 44, of Stowe, made a sudden lane change and hit the median, sending his car back into a a Suburban, according to East Cocalico Township police Officer Roger Kreisher. The Suburban, driven by Jean

LANCASTERONLINE - 2018-01-18 22:10:00

Eagles-Vikings: Police will be on alert in stadium, neighborhoods

TIM TAI / Staff PhorographerFile Photo: Eagles fans cheer during the second half of the Eagles' playoff game against the Atlanta Falcons at Lincoln Financial Field last Saturday. Undercover police officers will be in the stadium for Sunday's Eagles-Vikings NFC Championship game., Philadelphia polic

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER - 2018-01-19 14:23:00

Eagles need another winning game plan for NFC Championship Game

PHILADELPHIA - It's one thing to pull a rabbit from the hat and amaze the audience, but quite another to keep the applause coming once everyone knows the trick. Philadelphia Eagles head coach Doug Pederson didn't devise a winning game plan against the Atlanta Falcons out of thin air, and the 15-10 d

READING EAGLE - 2018-01-18 08:01:00

Norristown's Lafayette Street Reconstruction Picks Up Steam

NORRISTOWN, PA - Officials briefed the public about the impacts and upcoming construction plans for the Lafayette Street Expansion Project at a recent open house event in the borough. Phase 3 of the ongoing project, which aims to improve access and spur economic development in the Norristown and Pl

PATCH - 2018-01-19 21:24:30

Is There an NFL Conspiracy Against the Eagles? Official-Looking Facebook Post Promotes Patriots-Vikings Match Up

Did the NFL promote a Super Bowl between the Vikings and Patriots?? WAIT A MINUTE! CSNPhilly.com Somebody jumped the gun this week in a promotion for Super Bowl LII. Or did they? This year's Super Bowl will feature either the Patriots or Jaguars taking on either the Eagles or Vikings. Unless there i

NBC PHILADELPHIA - 2018-01-19 21:01:21

Boston police seize 'large amount' of cash and marijuana during traffic stop - The Boston Globe

Boston police Boston police said they seized the cash and suspected marijuana from two men in downtown Boston on Wednesday. Boston police arrested two men who were driving around in downtown Boston allegedly with more than $36,000 in cash and "large quantities" of marijuana Wednesday night, police s

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-01-19 08:00:00

Motor vehicle crash on Concord Road sends two to the hospital: Bedford Police log

The following are excerpts from the Bedford police log for the period of Jan. 12 to Jan. 18. The log is public record and available to review. All persons are presumed innocent unless found guilty in a court of law. Friday, Jan. 12 10:09 a.m.: Police received several 911 calls about a tree blocking

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-19 18:45:57

Charles River Museum closed temporarily

Robert Perry, executive director of the Charles River Museum of Industry and Innovation in Waltham, announced Thursday, Jan. 18, that the museum will be closed temporarily to allow work to make it more accessible to visitors. In an email to museum members, Perry stated two construction projects have

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-19 13:09:12

5 Things to Do in Newton

1. The All Newton Music School presents the Up Close and Musical Faculty Concert Series on Friday, Jan. 19 at 6:30 p.m. at ANMS, 321 Chestnut Street. Join the ANMS and its students as they listen to the teachers perform chamber music, further enhancing the music lesson experience. This concert will

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-19 17:31:30