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(AP)
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November 14, 2019 - 5:33 pm
(KFTK) - A U.S. Marines veteran will receive a $190,000 settlement after he was wrongfully detained by ICE for three days despite being a U.S. citizen. 27-year-old Jilmar Ramos-Gomez was arrested on trespassing charges last December and was held by ICE for deportation, even though he was carrying...
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(St. Louis County Police)
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September 05, 2019 - 3:42 pm
ST. LOUIS (KFKT) - Two St. Louis area men are facing numerous charges after allegedly firing on police and leading them on a pursuit. It all started with a traffic stop, Wednesday. Police pulled over 42-year-old Kenneth Bull, when 27-year-old Matthew Higgins fired two shots at the officers. A 15-...
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(St. Clair County State’s Attorney’s Office)
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August 27, 2019 - 10:43 am
ST. CLAIR COUNTY, Ill. (KFTK) - Police have charged a teenager for allegedly hiding the gun used to kill Illinois State Police Trooper Nick Hopkins last week in East St. Louis. Al Stewart Jr., 19, of East St. Louis, knowingly concealed physical evidence by hiding a .40 caliber Glock handgun in the...
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(Greene County Sheriff via AP)
August 14, 2019 - 2:34 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KMOX/AP) - The man who created panic at a Missouri Walmart is speaking out, after being released on bond. Dmitriy Andreychenko, 20, says nobody was panicking when he walked into the Springfield, Mo. Walmart – heavily armed with guns and ammunition. His interview with KY3 News...
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August 07, 2019 - 8:14 am
(KFTK) - The Galveston, Texas police department is facing backlash after pictures show horse-mounted police "walking" a black man down the street with what some are calling a "leash." Donald Neely, 43, was detained for criminal trespassing on Saturday, then a rope was clipped to his handcuffs which...
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July 23, 2019 - 2:35 pm
By MARGARET STAFFORD Associated Press KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Federal immigration officers trying to arrest a Mexican man who is in the U.S. illegally smashed a car window and dragged him from the vehicle in front of his girlfriend and two young children, prompting condemnation from the woman's...
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(Dixon Illinois Police Department)
July 10, 2019 - 5:02 pm
(KFTK) - A 49-year-old Illinois woman won't be winning any 'mother of the year' awards. Jennifer A. Janus Yeagerwas arrested Tuesday afternoon after authorities say she was spotted driving down Illinois Route 2 in Dixon with her two kids riding in an inflatable pool on top of her SUV. Police says...
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June 19, 2019 - 10:46 am
ST. LOUIS (KFTK/AP) — Authorities say a woman was trapped in a St. Louis jail stairwell for more than two days after not understanding how to get out of the building. St. Louis Corrections Commissioner Dale Glass said the woman didn't appear to be suffering when she was found and refused to go to a...
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Sandra Bland
Waller County Sherrif's Office via Getty Images
May 07, 2019 - 5:00 pm
WALLER COUNTY, Texas (KFTK) — A video from Sandra Bland's cellphone has just been released showing another perspective of the infamous traffic stop conducted by a Texas state trooper in 2015. "I will light you up!" state trooper Brian Encinia yells at Bland in the video, which was also heard in the...
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April 12, 2019 - 2:45 pm
(KFTK) - Photos and video are being shared on Twitter from just outside the White House, where Secret Service members have reportedly arrested a man who tired to set himself on fire. The Secret Service sent a tweet, saying they were responding to the north fence line of the White House, on Friday...
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