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

5 days 20 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Swimmer Michael Matthews from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Michael medalled in two events at the state swim meet at the St. Peters Rec-Plex. He took 7th in the 50-Yard Freestyle and 4th in the 100-Yard Butterfly. Michael also medalled in four events in the AAA Conference meet, helping Borgia secure the conference title.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 day 16 hours ago

I have just returned from spending four days in a guided silent retreat. The grace of silence is that it allows us to listen and reflect.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

58 sec ago

Marcus Murphy ran for two touchdowns to help his team get the lead, and Maty Mauk threw a pair of second-half touchdown passes to seal the win as No. 19/20 Missouri won its fifth straight game, a 29-21 victory over Tennessee at Neyland Stadium. The win was the school-record 10th consective on the road for the Tigers (9-2, 6-1 SEC), which broke the mark first establish from 1978-80.