Father Shoots Son in Chest

An argument over the weekend led to a father shooting his son in the chest. Franklin County deputies responded to the 1200 block of Reiker’s Ford Road between St. Clair and Union in reference to a shooting. Witnesses stated that 39 year old Nathaniel Crowe came to the residence to retrieve a vehicle that his father had in his possession. An argument began between the two that led to the shooting. Crowe was transported by St. Clair Ambulance to a landing site where he was flown to Mercy Hospital in Creve Coeur. His condition is not known at this time. The father is being interviewed by detectives.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Senior Running Back Jared Rennick. He carried the ball 19 times for 197 yards and two touchdowns in Friday's 34-12 win over St. Clair. Jared also wrestles and he is a good student with a 3.0 GPA. His favorite football team other than the Blue Jays is the Missouri Tigers.
Favorite Subject: History

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August 9, 2014, will forever be marked in the history books as the date Michael Brown was shot by a Ferguson police officer.

It is the aftermath of that event, however, which history will forever remember. The protesters, the looters, the agitators, the Hands Up Don't Shoot movement, the dramatic announcement of the grand jury, the buildings up in flames. In the process, the community and image of Ferguson was destroyed.

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