Des Peres

• A suspect is believed to have stolen six bottles of liquor from Dierbergs, 1080 Lindemann Road, and left the store March 29.

• Police recovered a stolen vehicle March 29 on westbound Dougherty Ferry Road at Des Peres Road. The suspect was arrested for first-degree tampering, possession of drug paraphernalia, driving with a suspended license and fugitive charges from the O’Fallon Police Department. The suspect was released to O’Fallon authorities.

• During a traffic stop March 30 in the 12300 block of Manchester Road, police arrested the driver for driving with a suspended license and outstanding charges. The suspect was booked and turned over to Frontenac authorities.

• On April 1, a theft of disinfectant wipes was reported from a store in 1100 block of Colonnade Center. Police searched the area but failed to find the suspect.

• A credit card was reported used fraudulently April 1 at a store in the 12300 block of Manchester Road.

• Police responded to a serious vehicle accident April 2 on Ballas Road at Elaine Drive. The driver of one of the vehicles had a medical issue and struck another driver almost head-on. Officers had to break the vehicle window to access one of the drivers, who was transported to a local hospital.

• During the week of March 29-April 4, police responded to 24 vehicle accidents and reported 13 alarms/sick cases/assists to the fire/EMS department.

• During the week of March 29-April 4 at West County Center, three thefts were reported, as well as a forgery and a fraud. Emergency crews rescued two people from an elevator, a vehicle reportedly left the scene of an accident, and a store customer was verbally threatened by another person.


• At the request of the construction company building a home in the first block of Cambridge Court, police issued a trespassing warning April 3 to a nearby resident who has been walking through the construction site after hours. The construction company had issued previous warnings to no avail.

• At 6:49 p.m. on April 3, police responded to a domestic disturbance in the 400 block of North Sappington Road. The parties were separated for the evening.

• At 3:28 p.m. on April 5, police responded to a report of a man walking in the middle of the roadway along North Berry Road at West Kirkham Avenue. Investigation revealed the gentleman lives in a group home in Rock Hill. He was safely returned to his home.

• Police are investigating a theft in excess of $2,500, which occurred over a period of time, reported April 5 by a resident of the 900 block of Brownell Avenue.

• Police were requested to stand by and keep the peace at 11:20 a.m. on April 6 while a contractor retrieved tools from a job site in the 800 block of Hanamoor Court.

• At 6:27 a.m. on April 8, police investigated a residential burglary overnight in the 800 block of Alexandra Avenue in which three sets of keys and a cell phone were stolen. Subsequently, the resident’s three vehicles were stolen from the driveway. Two vehicles were recovered in north St. Louis County. The third was recovered in University City.

• At 7 a.m. on April 8, several unlocked vehicles at four separate residences in the 800 block of Alexandra Avenue were reported ransacked sometime during the night.

• At 9:14 a.m. on April 8, a resident of the 800 block of Lisa Kay Drive reported a laptop was stolen from inside his unlocked vehicle sometime during the night.


• Multiple vehicles were reported damaged April 3 while parked in parking lots in the 1200 block of South Kirkwood Road. The windows of the vehicles were damaged by unknown objects, but nothing was reported stolen.

• On April 5, an officer investigated a suspicious, occupied, parked vehicle in the upper parking lot of the Kirkwood Bluffs apartment complex, 1157 Timberbrook Drive. When asked, neither occupant of the vehicle lived in the apartment complex. Both occupants were issued municipal citations for possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.

• Officers responded to the 200 block of Timbercrest Road April 6 after a resident reported a man in his driveway when he let his dog out at 4:45 a.m. The man got into a vehicle and quickly left the area. Officers discovered unknown subjects had entered multiple unlocked vehicles in the area, including the 900 block of Curran Avenue.

• Between midnight and 1:45 p.m. on April 6, a resident of the 100 block of Woodridge Road reported the theft of a maroon 2008 Toyota Avalon. The vehicle was parked in the driveway, unlocked, with the ignition key stored above the front driver’s-side sun visor.

• The Texas Roadhouse restaurant, 1220 South Kirkwood Road, reported two patrons left the restaurant April 7 without paying for their $53.47 meal.

• During the week of April 1-7, one shoplifting case was reported and investigated from a business in the 1000-1200 blocks of South Kirkwood Road.

• During the week of April 1-7, along with regular calls for service and traffic enforcement, police responded to 26 residential/business alarms and 18 motor vehicle accidents and assisted the fire/EMS department on 66 calls.

Rock Hill

• A resident of the 1100 block of O’Day Avenue reported a suspicious vehicle parked in front of his residence March 28. Investigation revealed the vehicle had been reported stolen by St. Louis County police a week before.

• A party with loud music was reported March 30 in the 1000 block of Charleville Avenue. Once police arrived and told the partygoers to turn the music down, peace was restored.

• Money was reported stolen March 31 in the burglary of a home in the 1000 block of Rockman Place. A forced back door was the point of entry.

• A burglary was reported April 1 at a home in the 9400 block of Plainfield Drive. A dog food bowl and money were stolen.


• A 25-year-old male employee was arrested March 30 for stealing money from his employer in the 7400 block of Watson Road.

• Police responded to a domestic disturbance March 30 in the 5100 block of Deville Avenue, where a 38-year-old woman and a 19-year-old woman got into an altercation in their front yard. Neither party wished to prosecute; however, due to the domestic nature of the incident, the case was forwarded to the Shrewsbury Prosecuting Attorney for review.

• Police responded to a report of an unconscious 27-year-old woman March 30 in the 4100 block of Exeter Avenue. She was transported to the hospital where she later died. A cause of death has not yet been determined, but foul play is not suspected.

• Police responded to the 7400 block of Watson Road April 3 for a report of a domestic disturbance. A 25-year-old man and a 35-year-old woman had gotten into an argument. Neither party wished to prosecute; however, due to the domestic nature of the incident, the case was forwarded to the Shrewsbury Prosecuting Attorney for review.

Warson Woods

• Three people stole the purse of an employee of a store in the 9900 block of Manchester Road April 1. The suspects were described as a black male, white female and black female. The two women kept the employees occupied while the man went into a room clearly designed for employees only and stole an employee’s purse, which contained a credit card and other personal items. The subjects then made purchases with the stolen credit card in Brentwood, University City and St. Louis. The Warson Woods, Brentwood and University City police departments all filed police reports. St. Louis police advised the victim that they don’t file those kinds of reports.

• During a routine traffic stop in the 500 block of Monaco Drive April 4, police arrested the 36-year-old driver for outstanding charges from a neighboring department. The driver was taken into custody and released with a new court date.

Webster Groves

• Nine bottles of liquor were reported stolen at 9:04 p.m. on April 1 from Schnucks, 8650 Big Bend Blvd. The manager described the suspect as a black male wearing a hat, black jacket and black pants.

• During the week of April 1-7, police responded to 703 calls for service, 14 auto accidents and 14 alarms and assisted the fire department 49 times.