St. Louis and Pacific Teens Kill 87 Year Old Woman

Two teens, one from St. Louis and one from Pacific are facing numerous charges after a car chase leaves one person dead and two others injured. Police were looking for 18 year old William Gallagher and the 16 year old Pacific girl when the two suspects were spotted in St. Louis Tuesday afternoon. Franklin County deputies have been looking for the pacific teen for some time. According to St. Louis police, Gallagher fled a traffic stop before hitting a car with three people inside, including an 87-year-old woman identified as Virginia Bedrosian. The suspect then attempted to escape on foot, but was captured by police after a short pursuit in the area. The 16-year-old girl was also arrested at the scene. She was taken to the hospital then transferred over to juvenile authorities.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 17 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Running Back/Defensive Back Jonathan Braun with the St. Francis Borgia Knight Football Team. Braun ran the ball 21 times for 195 yards and two touchdowns in Friday night's 31-19 win over the Union Wildcats, averaging 9.3 yards per carry. He also plays defensive back where he made one tackle.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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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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SPORTS CORNER

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After an off-day, the Cardinals resume their homestand tonight against Pittsburgh. Carlos Martinez puts his 13-and-6 mark up against 7-and-7 J.A. Happ in the opener of the three-game series, with first pitch at 7:15 p.m. The Cards will host the Cubs for three games starting Monday.