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Police: No Leads in Fatal East St. Louis Shooting

EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (KMOX) - Police say they’re getting no help as they try to find out who ended a young man’s life in a public housing complex in East St. 119 more words


East St. Louis Robber Gets Life

BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP)  A former East St. Louis man who robbed a pawn shop has been sentenced to life in prison over the slaying of his accomplice, who was shot by the store owner. 126 more words


East St. Louis Native Wins U.S. 100 Hurdles Title

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — It’s a third U.S. Outdoor Track & Field Championship title for an East St. Louis, Illinois native.

Dawn Harper-Nelson beat Queen Harrison in the women’s 100 hurdles by a hundredth of a second, by leaning at the tape. 123 more words


East St. Louis Home Scene Of 2 Killings In 3 Years

EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — East St. Louis police are investigating the second shooting death in three years in the same house.

Police Chief Michael Floore says 29-year-old Charles Harper died Tuesday after being repeatedly shot in the single-story rental home where he lived. 81 more words


Outgoing Mail: (Don't) Meet Me in (East) St. Louis

Hey Saget,
how about giving us an update on Project BOLUS…
…and anything else on your mind?

Hi CL,

I am currently in a shithole called Harrisburg, Illinois providing free dentistry to the locals courtesy of the US Army Reserves via Team Obama.   347 more words

One dead, one wounded in East St. Louis shooting

EAST ST. LOUIS, IL (KTVI)-One man is dead another wounded in a shooting in East St. Louis Tuesday afternoon. Police responded to a call for multiple shots fired at a residence at about 1:30pm. 151 more words


East St. Louis Police Seek Help Identifying Gunman

EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) - Illinois State Police and East St. Louis police are asking for the public’s help to identify the gunman who fatally shot a 48-year-old woman. 116 more words