Under fire, the police chief in Ferguson, Missouri, told CNN on Thursday that he has no intention of stepping down. "I report to the city manager, period.
KCCI-TV Des Moines, Thu, Oct 30 2014 @ 07:33 PM
A man's plan to leap from a Missouri radio tower south of St. Louis went awry when his parachute got stuck on a supporting wire, leaving him suspended 155 feet above the ground, a fire official said on Friday. The parachutist, Timothy Church, 27, and a second man, Brandon Travis, 26, were arrested for trespassing on private property, St. Louis County Police spokesman Brian Schellman said.
Yahoo!, Fri, Oct 31 2014 @ 04:46 PM
The former police chief, who also served as a city administrator in the St Louis County community of Charlack, faces stealing and corruption charges. Anthony Umbertino was fired in July amid an investigation into city finances and use of a city credit card.
KMOV-TV Saint Louis, Fri, Oct 31 2014 @ 11:10 PM
'I have this Ebola stigma on me and no one will take me in': Thomas Eric Duncan's fiancA e is left homeless and shunned more than a week after being cleared of the deadly virus Parachutist rescued from Missouri TV tower after two hours spent dangling 155 feet in the air in base jump gone wrong Firefighters in Missouri have rescued a parachutist who became stuck on the wires of a broadcast tower about 155 feet off the ground after he was left dangling for two hours. First responders were dispatched Thursday night after the man's parachute became snagged on the wires connected to the KETC-TV tower in south St. Louis County.
Daily Mail, Fri, Oct 31 2014 @ 09:51 AM
Firefighters have rescued a parachutist who became stuck on the wires of a broadcast tower about 125 feet off of the ground and dangled for about two hours. First responders were dispatched on Thursday night after the man's parachute became stuck on the wires connected to the KETC-TV tower in south St. Louis County.
WTVC, Fri, Oct 31 2014 @ 11:51 AM