Friday, May 17, 2013
St. Louis County Police said Linda Dupree, of Ferguson, took the man's cash and cell phone, and pulled a knife and pepper spray when the man confronted her.
A Ferguson woman robbed a North County man using a knife and pepper spray after a sexual encounter. Linda Dupree, 27, of the 1300 block of Ferguson Avenue in Ferguson, was charged Tuesday with first-degree robbery and armed criminal action. St. Louis County Police said the man and Dupree had sex at a home March 21 in the 4200 block of North Hanley Road near the North Hanley Metrolink Station. Between 8 p.m. and 8:40 p.m., Dupree then took $65 from the man’s pants pockets and took his cell phone from the dresser and put it in her coat, police reported. When the man confronted her, she pulled out pepper spray and a small knife, according to a court document. During a struggle, Dupree bit the man’s finger and cut his finger with the knife, …
Saturday, May 4, 2013
Mark Porter Reynolds was charged with first-degree robbery after police said he held up a woman on Greenway Manor Drive in North County.
A man is accused of robbing a woman April 13 in a parking lot on Greenway Manor Drive in North County. The man’s girlfriend turned him in after finding a ski mask, gloves and a fake handgun in her car. Mark Porter Reynolds, 26, of the 300 block of Shepley Drive in Glasgow Hills, was charged Saturday with first-degree robbery. St. Louis County Police said Reynolds was dressed in black and was wearing a ski mask when he approached a woman in a parking lot at 694 Greenway Manor Drive at about 2:25 a.m. on April 13. The area is just north of Patterson Road and Greenway Chase Drive. Reynolds pointed what appeared to be a handgun at the woman and stole her cell phone, police said. The phone case had $16 and an ID. Later, Reynolds’ girlfriend …
Thursday, May 2, 2013
St. Louis County Police stopped a car with three men after a man told him they had just robbed him at gunpoint.
Three North County men were accused of committing three street robberies Sunday. The men were arrested on Chambers Road at Imperial Drive east of Dellwood. An officer stopped the car Sunday after a victim told him the occupants the car had just robbed him at gunpoint, according to a St. Louis County Police news release. The car matched the description given from two earlier street robberies within the past hour. The three suspects were arrested, weapons were seized and property from all three robberies was recovered, police said. Bail was set at $75,000.00 for all three suspects. For more crime information on Florissant Patch, see the following articles:
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
Tyree Valdez and another person attempted to rob a person at North Hanley Drive and Santa Bella Drive, according to police.
A Florissant man is accused of holding a gun to a person’s head Saturday in Hazelwood and demanding money. Tyree Valdez, 26, of the 2700 block of Mullanphy Lane in Florissant, was charged Monday with first-degree attempted robbery and armed criminal action. Hazelwood Police said Valdez, acting with another, put a gun to a person’s head and demanded money at 10:10 p.m. Saturday on North Hanley Road at Santa Bella Drive. Police said when Valdez was arrested he had the handgun. Valdez is being held in the St. Louis County Justice Center. Bail was set at $100,000, cash only. For more crime information on Florissant Patch, see the following articles:
Sunday, March 10, 2013
Florissant Police said Joshua Cosby robbed J&N Market, a BP gas station and an Arby's restaurant in January and February.
A North County man is accused of three armed robberies at Florissant stores in January and February. Joshua Cosby, 30, of the 12600 block of Verwood Drive in North County east of Black Jack, was charged Feb. 27 with three counts of first-degree robbery and three counts of armed criminal action. Florissant Police said Cosby was responsible for the following robberies: He stole cash in all three robberies, police said. Cosby is being held in St. Louis County jail. Bail was set at $100,000. For more crime information on Florissant Patch, see the following articles:
Thursday, February 7, 2013
Florissant Police said the men arranged to meet at Florissant's Civic Center to sell and buy the shoes.
A 17-year-old Florissant man robbed another man of his Air Jordan shoes Friday at the James J. Eagan Center. Florissant Police said the owner agreed to meet Kirby C. Butler at the Eagan Center to sell him the shoes. Butler took the shoes and pointed what appeared to be a handgun at the man, police said. He then told the victim to look the other way and he fled. Butler, of the 2300 block of Palomino Lane in Florissant, was charged Monday with first-degree robbery. Police said the victim identified Butler as the robber. Butler is being held in St. Louis County jail in lieu of a $50,000 bond. For more crime information on Florissant Patch, see the following information:
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
St. Louis County Police said Daquan Marshall robbed the driver at gunpoint, taking his cell phone and cash.
A man was charged Jan. 22 in 2011 pizza delivery robbery in unincorporated St. Louis County east of Black Jack. Daquan Marshall, 18, of the 6300 block of Page Avenue in Wellston, was charged by St. Louis County Prosecutor’s Office with first-degree robbery and armed criminal action. St. Louis County Police said Marshall held up a pizza delivery driver at gunpoint Nov. 14, 2011 in the 6800 block of Chilham Drive. He stole the driver’s cell phone and cash. Marshall was being held Monday in St. Louis County jail. Bail was set at $50,000, cash only. For more crime information on Florissant Patch, see the following articles:
Friday, January 18, 2013
The victim needed staples to close a gash in his head from the attack, police said.
A Florissant man hit a robbery victim in the head twice with an aluminum baseball bat before taking his cell phone, Hazelwood Police said. Police said Aaron Lawson, 20, followed the man to his residence Dec. 3 in the 1600 block of Ville Cecilia Lane in Hazelwood. Lawson attacked the resident when he got out of his car. Lawson also punched the man in the face, police said. Hazelwood Police said the man knew Lawson. The victim needed staples to close a gash in his head, according to a police report. Lawson, of the 800 block of Loyola Drive in Florissant, was charged Tuesday with first-degree robbery, first-degree assault and two counts of armed criminal action. Lawson was being held in St. Louis County jail Wednesday. Bail was set at $50,000…
Thursday, January 17, 2013
Two women already inside the home as guests were part of the set up for the robbery, St. Louis County Police said.
Four people now have been charged with invading a North County home at about 7 p.m. Monday. A teenager was at his home in the 15600 block of 94th Avenue in North County with several friends, playing video games when two masked men burst into the house. One of the men was armed with a collapsible baton, forced five teens onto the floor and demanded money. The masked men ran from the residence after robbing the victims of items including money, cell phones, car keys, jewelry and video game equipment. During the incident, the suspects struck two of the victims with fists and the baton causing minor injuries. Patch earlier reported that Jonathan Q. Phillips, 24, of the 9700 block of Millburn had been charged in the case. Three other people …
Two men initially refused to give the men their possessions and were hit with the baton, St. Louis County said.
Two men burst into a North County residence with a metal baton and robbed five people inside the home on Monday, St. Louis County Police said. Police said Jonathan Q. Phillips, 24, and another man broke into the home in the 15600 block of 94th Ave. near Vaile Avenue and Old Halls Ferry Road. They forced five people inside to get down on the floor. The men then took items from the victims. Two people initially refused and were hit with the baton, St. Louis County Police said. They took three cell phones, a PlayStation and controllers, two sets of car keys, a gold dental grill, a pair of earrings and a backpack from five people in the home. Phillips, of the 9700 block of Milburn Avenue in North County east of Dellwood, was charged Monday …