Monday, April 29, 2013
Brandon L. Moore is being charged with first-degree burglary and misdemeanor theft after police say he was found inside a University Home by a homeowner.
A man is accused of burglary after a University City resident found him in his home on April 18. Brandon L. Moore, 31, of the 1100 block of Backer Street in University City, was charged April 19 with first-degree burglary, misdemeanor stealing and stealing a credit card. University City Police said the resident heard a noise at his front door about 6:40 a.m. on April 18 and went inside to find Moore standing in his home. The resident confronted Moore and told him to leave, police said. Minutes later, he realized he was missing a credit card and $45 from his wallet and his front door had been pried open. Moore is being held in the St. Louis County Justice Center. Bail was set at $45,000, cash only. For more crime information on University …
Thursday, April 25, 2013
University City Police said Breeanna E. Eaton and another person broke into three U City homes in February and March.
A Maplewood woman is accused of participating in three burglaries in University City in February and March. Breeanna E. Eaton, 27, of the 7600 block of Jerome Avenue in Maplewood, was charged Monday with three counts of second-degree burglary, two counts of felony stealing and one count of misdemeanor stealing. University City Police said Eaton and another person entered three U City homes and stole several items: Police said Eaton went to each of the three locations with another person, allowed her car to be used in the burglaries and shared in money gained from selling the items. Eaton is being held in the St. Louis County Justice Center. Bail was set at $10,000. For more crime information on University City Patch, see the following …
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Kyren Chunn is charged with four burglaries, one of them while he was 14 years old. Chunn was charged as an adult after being charged with committing a burglary after he turned 17.
A 17-year-old University City resident faces charges in four burglaries, one of them dating back to when he was 14 years old. Kyren Chunn, 17, of the 7800 block of Birchmont Avenue in University City, was charged Thursday with two counts of second-degree burglary and two counts of theft. Those charges are for incidents in 2010 and 2011 when Chunn was 14 and 15 years old. They were filed after Chunn was charged in September for two first-degree burglaries and two felony thefts on July 17, after he turned 17 years old. In Missouri, people are automatically tried as adults once they turn 17. University City Police said Chunn acted as a lookout March 16, 2010 as two other people entered a building in the 1300 block of 82nd Boulevard and stole …
Saturday, March 23, 2013
Calvin S. Williams also was on probation for a burglary in University City when police said he tried to steal athletic shoes from Sports Authority in Kirkwood.
A University City man has been charged with his sixth stealing offense after being accused of shoplifting. Calvin S. Williams, 32, of the 7300 block of Tulane Avenue in University City, was charged Wednesday with stealing as a third offense, a class D felony. Kirkwood Police said Williams tried to return shoes for a cash refund that he had not purchased at about 4:36 p.m. Aug. 9 at Sports Authority, 1205 South Kirkwood Road in Kirkwood. Security personnel saw him remove a security sensor from a pair of Asics athletic shoes and brought the shoes for a refund. Security personnel called the cashier and told her not to complete the transaction, and Williams grabbed the shoes and ran from the store, police said. Bridgeton Police later arrested …
Saturday, February 9, 2013
One man eluded police after a chase led into the city of St. Louis, where the getaway car crashed Tuesday.
A man and a woman face charges for a Tuesday burglary as University City Police search for a third suspect in the burglary. Keisha Tyler, 22, of the 6500 block of Alabama Avenue in St. Louis, and Eric Irons, 21, of the 6800 block of Plymouth Avenue in University City, were charged with second-degree burglary and felony stealing. Tyler also was charged with resisting arrest. University City Police said Tyler drove Irons and another man to the 6800 block of Plymouth Avenue near Irons’ home. Irons and the other man went inside the home and took two flat-screen televisions and X-Box and PlayStation 3 game systems and loaded the items into the car. Tyler then drove off with the other two in the car. University City Police received a call …
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
University City Police said at least two men stole two televisions and cash from the home.
A second man was charged with an October burglary in the 8300 block of Orchard Avenue in University City. John Gathright, 19, of the 1500 block of Eastmont Place in University City, was charged with second-degree burglary and felony stealing. University City Police said Gathright and Kenneth Reed entered the home between 7 and 9:50 p.m. Oct. 20 and stole two flat-screen televisions and $379 cash. Reed was charged Jan. 18 with the break-in. Court documents indicated there may be one other person involved in the burglary. Bail was set at $35,000 for Gathright. Reed is being held in St. Louis County jail in lieu of a $10,000 bond. For more crime information on University City Patch, see the following articles:
Thursday, January 24, 2013
The University City man pleaded not guilty at a Jan. 16 hearing to stealing from a St. Peters Wal-Mart.
A University City man faces criminal charges after being caught stealing liquor from the St. Peters Walmart. Allen C. Douthit, 32, of the 7000 block of Julian Avenue in U City, was charged Jan. 10 with misdemeanor stealing and possession of drug-related items. St. Peters Police said Douthit stole two bottles of liquor from Walmart, 1661 Jungermann Road in St. Peters. The liquor was valued at $53.11. Police said Douthit also had syringes, a spoon, a razor blade and half a soda can, all used to inject heroin. Douthit pleaded not guilty at a Jan. 16 hearing. Bail was set at $1,000, cash only.
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Police said the defendant and two other men stole two televisions and cash.
A 17-year-old man faces criminal charges for a burglary in the 8300 block of Orchard Avenue in University City. Kenneth Reed, 17, of the 9900 block of Baltimore Avenue in Overland, was charged Friday with second-degree burglary and felony stealing. University City Police said Reed and two other men broke into a home in the 8300 block of Orchard Avenue in U City at about 7 p.m. Oct. 20 and stole two flat-screen televisions and $379 in cash. Police said the total value of property stolen was about $2,100. Reed was being held in University City jail on Friday. Bail was set at $10,000. For more crime information on University City Patch, see the following articles:
Thursday, January 10, 2013
Kirkwood Police said two men stole NFC championship and Big 12 championship rings among other items from the home.
Two men stole more than $28,000 in electronics and jewelry, including NFC championship ring and Big 12 championship rings, on Dec. 31 from the Kirkwood home of Rob Boras, the St. Louis Rams tight ends coach. James Bright, of the 6200 block of Sunshine Drive in High Ridge, and Jeffrey Medcalf, of the 1100 block of Briarhurst in West County, were charged Friday with second-degree burglary and felony stealing more than $25,000, a class B felony. Kirkwood Police said the men broke into Boras’ home at about 1:28 p.m. Dec. 31. The men stole a gold NFC championship ring, two gold Southwestern Conference championship rings, a gold Big 12 championship ring, a gold charm bracelet, two video game consoles, two flat-screen televisions, six …
Saturday, January 5, 2013
The total value of items stolen was more than $10,000, police said.
A North County man broke into a University City home Dec. 30 and stole an SUV, safe, electronics, jewelry, a Navy Seal knife and other items, police said. Keyan Johnson, 19, of the 8800 block of Natural Bridge Road in Bel-Ridge, was charged Wednesday with second-degree burglary, stealing a motor vehicle and felony stealing. University City Police said Johnson broke into a home in the 7700 block of Blackberry Avenue. took car keys and stole a 2011 Hyundai Santa Fe. He also stole jewelry, a safe, stereo speakers, cash, collector’s coins, two televisions, an Xbox 360, a PlayStation 2 and a knife, according to the report. Total value of the stolen items, other than the vehicle, was more than $10,000, police said. Johnson was being held Friday …