A University City man who’s spent 30 years behind bars has been set free by a Cole County judge after his murder conviction was vacated.
Updated 1:15 p.m. with additional details about officers.
The City of St. Louis Circuit Attorney's Office has filed 3rd Degree Assault charges against two St. Louis Metropolitan Police officers, Rory Bruce and David Wilson, in two unrelated incidences.
Here's a summary of the charges against both officers, according to Circuit Attorney Jennifer Joyce's Facebook page:
A Justice Center prison guard is facing multiple charges of sexual contact with an inmate at the maximum security jail last year.
St. Louis City Circuit Attorney Jennifer Joyce filed eleven felony counts against Stephanie Rodgers Monday. The acts are alleged to have occurred in the prisoner’s cell and a security tower.
Assistant Circuit Attorney Dan Proost said officials learned of the affair through phone taps that were part of a separate investigation.
A 48-year-old north St. Louis man faces five felony counts for his role in a shooting just southwest of downtown that left a seven-year-old girl in critical condition.
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