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7/10/2016

Police in Missouri say teens used Pokemon Go to rob victims

Police in Missouri say teens used Pokemon Go to rob victims

Posted 9:18 PM 7/10/2016 by The Associated Press

O'FALLON (AP) — Police in Missouri say four teens robbed victims after luring them to a specific location using the new Pokemon Go smartphone game.

Police said Sunday that four teens used the game to draw victims to a spot in O'Fallon, just outside of St. Louis, and then robbed (More)

7/9/2016

St. Louis-area officer shot in traffic stop identified

St. Louis-area officer shot in traffic stop identified

Posted 9:05 AM 7/10/2016 by The Associated Press

BALLWIN (AP) — A suburban St. Louis police officer who was shot and critically injured during a traffic stop has been identified.

The Ballwin Police Department said Saturday night that the officer, Mike Flamion, was known for his sense of humor and professionalism. The department (More)

7/10/2016

College for Kids gives gifted students a chance to thrive

College for Kids gives gifted students a chance to thrive

Posted 4:32 AM 7/11/2016 by Laurel Bloom, KOMU 8 Reporter

FULTON - Several Missouri seventh, eighth and ninth graders are headed to college.

The teens will attend College for Kids, a summer camp for gifted students, on William Woods University campus.

The students will spend the week taking classes on everything from math to (More)

7/9/2016

Stolen firearms recovered in Cole County

Stolen firearms recovered in Cole County

Posted 7:52 AM 7/10/2016 by Lauren Petterson, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLE COUNTY – Officers from the Cole County Sheriff’s Office and the Jefferson City Police Department recovered nine firearms during a search warrant execution in the 5000 block of Opel Drive in Henley, Mo on Saturday morning.

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