A total of three people are in custody connected the murder of Belleville man.
Anthony Allen and Amanda Kent are charged with first degree murder, and another suspect, Brittney Moore is accused of lying to investigators. On Sunday, police were called to a Belleville apartment and found Darrin Hayes with multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead a short time later.
Police say a tip about a getaway vehicle, and they found Moore driving the car. Police say the killing wasn't random, but would not release additional details on the investigation.
Schnucks grocery stores are celebrating their 75th anniversary this year.
They are using the occassion to start a campaign to feed the hungry. Together with Operation Food Search in the St. Louis area, the grocer will provide red barrels in stores where customers can donate food. They will only accept non-perishable foods. Schnucks plans to suggest items that food pantries need the most.
The campaign will encompass all of its stores in Missouri, Illinois, Iowa and in Wisconsin.
A second teen has died after a car crash Tuesday afternoon.
Police say that 15-year-old Darius Clay and 17-year-old Martez Edwards were in a speeding car when the driver lost control and crashed into a tree on Euclid in North St. Louis. Police later learned the car they were in had been stolen. The owner had started the car and gone back inside to allow the vehicle time to warm up.
Police say a third passenger left the scene of the accident before emergency crews arrived.
Investigators have identified the human remains found near railroad tracks in St. Louis city.
Authorities say the decomposed body was that of Joseph Hartsoe. Hartsoe was reported missing to Collinsville police on December 1.
Police are now investigating the details surrounding Hartsoe's death.