Des Peres

• A traffic stop on westbound Manchester Road April 28 resulted in the arrest of the motorist on fugitive charges from Kirkwood.

• Police responded to a disturbance May 1 at St. Luke’s Des Peres Hospital, 2345 Dougherty Ferry Road. Police took one suspect into custody in connection with a minor assault on a hospital staffer and minor property damage. The suspect later was released on a summons.

• During the week of April 26-May 2, police responded to 24 vehicle accidents and reported 17 alarms/sick cases/assists to the fire/EMS department.

• During the week of April 26-May 2 at West County Center, two shopliftings were reported and one arrest was made. Police also recovered a stolen license plate on an unoccupied vehicle. The vehicle had not been stolen.


• At 9:08 a.m. on April 28, police responded to the 900 block of Chelsea Avenue for a complaint of construction work being completed contrary to the “No Sunday Construction” ordinance. Police responded to a similar complaint at 7:28 p.m. that evening in the 100 block of Cornelia Avenue. At 7:06 a.m. on May 5, a similar infraction was reported on Southridge Drive. In each case, the workers were advised to cease until Monday morning.

• At 3:02 p.m. on April 28, a resident of the 700 block of Bismark Avenue reported a group of juvenile males trespassing and causing property damage to the Glendale Public Works Facility, 721 Bismark Ave. Five juveniles were identified and their respective parents were contacted. All five boys and their parents were given warnings for trespassing and advised charges may be sought after officials survey the property for damage or missing items.

• At 10:58 p.m. on April 28, officers responded to a report of shots fired in the area of 45 Berrywood Drive. Investigation revealed the shots actually came from the area of North Rock Hill Road and Lithia Avenue in Rock Hill.

• At 1:13 p.m. on April 29, police responded to a report of a woman soliciting business for Aptive Pest Control in the 200 block of Parkland Avenue. The female was issued a warning for soliciting without a proper permit and was advised to leave the area. At 7:39 p.m. that evening, police responded to a report of a male solicitor for the business in the 1200 block of Brownell Avenue. Police searched the area to no avail. On May 3 at 12:01 p.m., two men soliciting for Aptive were reported in the 1200 block of Nancy Jo Place; police searched the area to no avail. At 2:42 p.m., a woman soliciting for Aptive was reported in the 300 block of North Sappington Road. Police say this was the same woman found soliciting on April 29. Police issued her a summons for soliciting without a proper permit.

• At 6:49 p.m. on May 1, police responded to a report of speeding vehicles on North Berry Road near Brownell Avenue. Officers conducted stationary radar in the area and found no violations.

• At 10:38 p.m. on May 2, a passing motorist reported a large water main break in the 9900 block of Manchester Road. Missouri American Water worked throughout the night and the next morning to make repairs to the 20-inch water main and the roadway. The roadway was re-opened around 1 p.m. on May 3.

• At 11:30 a.m. on May 4, police responded to a report of a tree blocking the roadway on Hillard Road. A very large tree had fallen across the roadway, police said. Glendale Public Works crews worked throughout the day to remove the tree. The roadway was re-opened at approximately 9 pm.


• A counterfeit $50 bill was reported April 30 in the cash drawer of a business in the 400 block of North Kirkwood Road. The bill was seized and the case will be forwarded to the U.S. Secret Service.

• A vehicle was reported stolen April 30 from a parking lot in the 1200 block of South Kirkwood Road. The victim stated she parked near the front entrance of the store to load her purchase into her vehicle, put the vehicle in park and left the it running. While she was at the back of her vehicle, an unknown individual jumped into the driver’s seat and drove away with her vehicle. The Detective Bureau is investigating.

• Representatives of a business in the 11100 block of Big Bend Boulevard reported May 2 the internal theft of lottery tickets valued at $295. Two employees were identified, arrested and charged with stealing.

• A suspected counterfeit $100 bill was reported May 4 in the cash drawer of a store in the 1200 block of South Kirkwood Road. The bill was seized and the case will be forwarded to the U.S. Secret Service.

• During the week of April 29-May 5, three shoplifting cases were reported and investigated from businesses in the 1000-1200 blocks of South Kirkwood Road.

• During the week of April 29-May 5, along with regular calls for service and traffic enforcement, police responded to 20 residential/business alarms and 24 motor vehicle accidents and assisted the fire/EMS department on 68 calls.

Rock Hill

• Police assisted the St. Louis County sheriff April 26 in seizing cash from a vehicle repair business in the 9800 block of Manchester Road

• A disturbance between a brother and sister erupted in the 9700 block of Mueck Terrace April 27 when the two began arguing over a movie. When police and the father showed up the argument was over.

• A verbal altercation between a boyfriend and girlfriend in the 300 block of Lithia Avenue April 28 resulted in both parties leaving the residence. No arrests were made.

• Police responded to a call for shots fired in the 300 block of Madison Avenue April 28. Police from other venues responded but no suspects were located.

• Police responded to an argument between two employees April 29 at a business in the 9800 block of Manchester Road. Both parties wanted to charge the other for assault. The business had to close down because there were no other workers able to run the store.

• An unlocked vehicle was reported rifled through April 29 in the 1100 block of Des Peres Avenue, overnight.

• A resident of the 2900 block of Greentop Court reported an identity theft April 30, after someone obtained a loan in his name. Police are investigating.


• Camera equipment was reported stolen May 1 from a vehicle in the 7700 block of Bellstone Road. The victim was loading items into the vehicle, and they were stolen when he went back inside his residence.

• Police responded to the 7800 block of Grove Avenue May 2 for a report of a stolen vehicle that had been left unlocked with the keys inside.

• A wallet was turned in to the police department May 2 after it was found on the parking lot of a business in the 7000 block of Chippewa Street.

• Two people were arrested at a store in the 7400 block of Watson Road: a 36-year-old woman on May 2, and a 45-year-old man on May 5. The man also was arrested for fugitive charges.

Warson Woods

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Webster Groves

• Between 10:30 p.m. on April 27 and 9 a.m. on April 29, an ATM machine was stolen from inside an office in the 600 block of West Lockwood Avenue.

• A vehicle was reported stolen between 8 p.m. on April 30 and 6:15 a.m. on May 1 from a driveway in the 500 block of Ridge Avenue. The vehicle was unlocked and the keys were inside the vehicle.

• A pair of sunglasses was reported stolen at 12:02 p.m. on May 4 from an unlocked vehicle in the 400 block of Oakwood Avenue.

• During the week of April 29-May 5, police responded to 626 calls for service, 22 auto accidents and 9 alarms and assisted the fire department 39 times.