East St. Louis Crime
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Recent Crime News
Tuesday Aug 16 | via KSDK-TV Saint Louis
A St. Louis man was sentenced Tuesday for a 2015 robbery of an East St. Louis Bank he committed while on supervised release from a previous string of bank robberies. According to a press release from the Department of Justice, Gregory Forest, 55, was sentenced to 188 months in prison and ordered to pay $2,310 in restitution for the robbery of the First Bank on the 300 block of River Park Drive. Comment?
Friday Aug 5 | via KFVS12
A man has been extradited from an Illinois prison to St. Louis to face murder charges filed more than a year ago. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that 20-year-old Tony Ross of East St. Louis, Illinois, was charged in April 2015 with second-degree murder in the death of Bobby Christman. Comment?
Jul 20, 2016 | via KSDK-TV Saint Louis
Quincy Ware, 23, was shot and killed in East St. Louis Tuesday. He was a member of the Illinois National Guard. Comment?
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