Monday, March 11, 2013
Lorenzo Williams is the second person charged in the North County burglary and car theft in September.
St. Louis County Police said a North County man drove at officers attempting to arrest him for a burglary and car theft in North County. Lorenzo Williams, 20, of the 8700 block of Culpepper Drive in North County, was charged Feb. 28 with second-degree burglary, felony stealing, tampering with a motor vehicle, resisting arrest and two counts of assaulting an officer. Williams, who lives near the burglarized home, is the second person charged in the burglary. St. Louis County Police said officers attempted to arrest Williams Jan. 11 and identified themselves. The officers said Williams hopped in a car and drove directly at them, forcing the officers to jump out of the way to avoid being hit. According to a police report, sometime between …
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
St. Louis County Police said the 18-year-old man and another person broke into the home east of Black Jack between Sept. 12 and Sept. 15.
An 18-year-old man and another person burglarized a home and took a car from a neighbor’s house in the 6800 block of Chesapeake Drive in North County, St. Louis County Police said. Malcolm Hodge, 18, of the 6800 block of Chesapeake Drive, was charged Jan. 9 with second-degree burglary, felony stealing and tampering with a vehicle. St. Louis County Police said Hodge and another person broke into the home in unincorporated North County east of Black Jack between Sept. 12 and Sept. 15. They stole a television, a platinum diamond ring, diamond earrings, a spare car key and other jewelry and household items, according to court documents. The two men also used the spare car key to take a car from the home, police said. Hodge rode in the stolen …
Friday, October 19, 2012
Florissant Police said when the man was pulled over, he had a musical instrument stolen in a burglary inside his car.
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- Joe Scott
Friday, October 19, 2012
Florissant Police said that when Ryan O. Holiday was pulled over, he had one piece of incriminating evidence in his car: a piccolo. According to a police report. Holiday broke into a home in the 100 block of Taney Drive in Florissant between 10 and 10:43 a.m. June 6. Police said he took a computer, two televisions, a gold and pearl necklace, a gold and ruby necklace, a watch and a piccolo. Florissant Police said a witness saw Holiday carrying items from the victim’s yard to a Ford Fusion on the day of the burglary. Holiday, 19, was charged Monday with second-degree burglary and felony stealing. He is being held in St. Louis County jail in lieu of a $20,000 bond. For more crime information on Florissant Patch, see the following articles:
Monday, October 1, 2012
Police said the man, arrested for another burglary, confessed to being a lookout for an August break-in.
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- Joe Scott
Monday, October 1, 2012
A North County man told Florissant Police he acted as a lookout during an early August burglary on Angelus Drive. Roy Modzelewski, 27, of the 1700 block of Central Parkway in North County, was charged Thursday with burglary and stealing. Florissant Police said residents returned home from vacation to find their home in the 500 block of Angelus Drive in Florissant had been burglarized. Police said the home was burglarized between 9:45 a.m. Aug. 4 and 2 p.m. Aug 5. Police said Modzelewski had been arrested in connection with another burglary. According to a report, he told them he was a lookout for another person in the burglary in the 500 block of Angelus. Police said another man broke in and stole jewelry and a Pentax camera. Total value …
Tuesday, July 31, 2012
"Hazelwood Patch" went to visit the farmer's market in nearby Ferguson on Saturday. Here's what we found.
Thursday, February 9, 2012
"Florissant Patch" rounds up local Valentine's Day deals.
Love is in the air in Florissant this week as local couples prepare to celebrate their love on Feb. 14. Still working on your Valentine’s Day plans? Florissant Patch has you covered with these local Valentine’s Day specials and events. Valentine’s Day Eats & Treats Looking for the perfect place to take your special guy or girl for a Valentine’s Day lunch or dinner? These Florissant restaurants offer V-day specials to help you celebrate your love in style. Valentine’s Day Flowers Surprise your love this year with a little something special from one of these Florissant businesses. Local Valentine’s Day Delicacies Valentine’s Day, for many, means sweet treats. You’ll find something for everyone in local shops. Here are a few of our …
Friday, May 6, 2011
We track down the best gifts for mom and where to find them in Florissant.
Sometimes it can be hard to know what exactly to get your mom for Mother's Day, which is Sunday, for those who might not remember. Florissant Patch is here to help with a few ideas and the places in town where you can find these great gifts with only a couple of days left to shop. Breakfast in Bed Starting Mother's Day off right by surprising your mom with breakfast in bed is a tradition that many families partake in each year. Kids and dads can either make something themselves or bring her a slice of coffee cake or a bagel from one of many local stores. Dierbergs has all the fixings for a delicious breakfast, including a gallon of skim milk ($3.53), a dozen eggs ($1.25), bacon ($3.19 for an eight-ounce package), sausage ($2.99 for 14 …
Wednesday, May 4, 2011
Whether you want to go out or stay at home to celebrate the early May holidays, Patch has you covered.
We're all watching our family budgets these days. Whether shopping with coupons or looking for two-for-one deals, we're taking advantage of all sorts of offers and savings that help us stretch our dollars. This column will be dedicated to giving you eight great local deals each week that will help your family’s bottom line, and since we do the scouting for you, you can save time as well as money. You are a big part of this column. Let us hear about the deals you've seen, just add them to our comment box. This week, Frugal Family scoured our local sources to come up with great deals on a family "knight," Cinco de Mayo ideas, Mother's Day gifts and more. Remember to check with the merchants for additional conditions. 1. KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS …
Tuesday, March 8, 2011
The area continues with few crimes in the area last week, with the exception of a burglary.
March 2 Police responded to a second-degree burglary in the 1st block of Spring Drive. Suspects entered the residence through a rear door and stole jewelry and a laptop. No suspects have been named in the case.
Thursday, December 16, 2010
We track down the must-have clothing, shoes and accessories for everyone on your Christmas list.
Buying other people clothes can be difficult, but various stores in Florissant have wardrobe staples and unique items that are sure to please even the pickiest person on your gift list. If you're in the holiday shopping crunch, check out these local deals to mark some things off of your list. 1. Every woman loves a good pair of jeans; they're good for dressing down and dressing up. Avenue sells a variety of styles that are currently on sale for $24.90. 2. Sweaters are always good holiday gifts as they're designed to keep your loved ones warm. Macy's at Jamestown Mall has men's Oscar de la Renta sweaters discounted to $14.99. (They were originally $60.) 3. Every Christmas, parents love finding the cutest dress for their younger daughters. …