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Florissant Weather Forecast For The Weekend Ahead

FLORISSANT, MO — A quick heads up: Weather officials have issued a Flood Warning for your area, beginning Thursday at 11:10 am and ending Friday at 11:09 am. More info from the National Weather Service is available here.


Man charged in deadly shooting in St. Louis County

FLORISSANT, Mo. – A man has been charged with killing another man in a north St. Louis County apartment complex after an apparent drug deal went bad. Thirty-one-year-old Justin Caffey, of Florissant, was charged Wednesday with second-degree murder in the killing of 54-year-old Michael Hudson. He als


Sentencing for man convicted of killing St. Louis County officer Blake Snyder

CLAYTON, Mo. - The man who shot and killed A St. Louis County police officer is scheduled to be sentenced Thursday afternoon. The sentencing of Trenton Forster at 1:30 p.m. at the St. Louis County Courthouse in Clayton. 20-year-old Trenton Forster was convicted in February in the 2016 shooting death


St. Louis teacher hired hitman to kill student he’s accused of molesting, court docs say

ST. LOUIS, MO – A St. Louis teacher is accused of molesting a young student in his classroom and then hiring a hitman to kill the boy and his family, KSDK reports. Deonte Taylor, 36, and his accomplice and boyfriend Michael Johnson, 66, both pleaded not guilty to a multitude of charges during their


'It really is disturbing;' Kids with gun caught on doorbell surveillance video in Florissant

FLORISSANT, Mo. (KMOV.com) - Florissant police told News 4 officers arrested two juveniles after surveillance video showed several children with a gun in the 2700 block of Morris Street in Florissant last Wednesday.


Two men sentenced to prison for dealing fentanyl at St. Louis housing complex

ST. LOUIS • Two men who were dealing the powerful and deadly painkiller fentanyl at a St. Louis housing complex were sentenced to federal prison, the U.S. Attorney's Office said.


7 people taken into custody after drug investigation in Wood River

WOOD RIVER, Ill. (KMOV.com) -- Wood River Police arrested 7 individuals early Thursday morning after conducting a search warrant of a residence under a drug investigation. At approximately 5:00 a.m. Thursday morning Wood River police and A.T.F executed a search warrant on the 700 block of Rice St. S


Court denies motion to bifurcate suit against Ferguson Police Department officer

ST. LOUIS – The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri has denied the city of Ferguson's request to bifurcate a trial against a police officer by a man over allegations of violations of his First Amendment rights.


“Breakthrough” movie a Missouri story, but Missouri couldn’t compete to be a film site

The newly-released feature film, “Breakthrough,” premiered in St. Louis Wednesday. That’s good news for the Missouri family upon which the inspirational film is based, but the film industry and site developers in the Show-Me State wish the production had happened here instead of Manitoba, Canada.


St. Louis County NAACP endorses merger — then its president admits he's paid to advocate for it

The president of the St. Louis County NAACP at a news conference on Thursday announced his group’s endorsement of the Better Together city-county merger plan, which he said would “improve the lives of African Americans in St. Louis.”


Police station, city hall and former mayor's house burn in small Missouri town

JEFFERSON CITY • The police station, city hall and the former mayor’s house in the small town of Parma, Mo., all burned Tuesday night after the swearing in of a new mayor and new city council member, according to the state auditor’s office.


WATCH: O'Fallon Police need help identifying suspect wanted for stealing from vehicles

O'FALLON, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- The O'Fallon Police Department are asking the public for help identifying a man wanted for stealing from unlocked vehicles in the Highgrove Neighborhood.


St. Louis man gets 4 years for prostituting 15, 22-year-old from St. Louis County

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) -- A St. Louis man was sentenced four years in prison Wednesday after being convicted of racketeering and prostitution charges. La’ron Clower, 29, recruited a 15-year-old and 22-year-old for the purposes of prostitution, according to court documents.


Authorities identify man found dead inside submerged SUV in Town and Country pond

TOWN AND COUNTRY • Authorities have identified a body that was pulled from am SUV submerged in a retention pond behind a busy shopping center in Town and Country this week. The body of Anthony Scorfina, 46, of Ballwin, was found after a resident called police about 11:30 p.m. Tuesday about damaged t


2 women in their early 20s robbed at gunpoint outside Midtown Bar and Grill

ST. LOUIS – Two women in their early 20s were robbed outside Midtown Bar and Grill in north St. Louis late Wednesday night. Just before midnight, police responded to the 2800 block of Vandeventer for a “hold up” call.


Man claimed to be a home inspector and robbed residents, police say

BETHALTO, Ill. (KMOV.com) -- The Madison County State’s Attorney Office charged a man after he reportedly pretended to be a home inspector in order to gain entry to homes that he then would rob.


Missouri Congressional members react to Mueller report

A report has been released today about Robert Mueller’s investigation of President Trump’s campaign and Russia’s attempted interference in America’s 2016 election. Western Missouri Democratic Congressman Emanuel Cleaver tells Missourinet Congressional committees must review the report and continue t


Missouri man dies after being shocked, sedated, family says

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Relatives of a homeless, mentally ill man say he has been taken off life support after going into cardiac arrest when St. Louis police shocked him with a stun gun and paramedics sedated him.


Metro East man stole more than 100 guns, prosecutors allege

WOOD RIVER, Ill. (KMOV.com) – A Wood River man is facing charges for allegedly stealing more than 100 guns from a federal licensed firearms dealer. Bradley Boswell, 30, is charged with stealing firearms from a federal firearms licensee.


Rams win arbitration case, Kroenke can buy former practice facility for $1

ST. LOUIS – It appears Stan Kroenke and the Los Angeles Rams have won their arbitration case against St. Louis. Our news partners at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported the Rams and Kroenke have won the rights to purchase their former practice facility in Earth City for just one dollar.