- Associated Press - Thursday, May 7, 2015

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Sixty people have been homicide victims in St. Louis through the first four months of 2015.

KMOV-TV (https://bit.ly/1EcT6sE ) reports that 20 of the killings occurred in April. Of the 60 homicides, charges have been filed in 19 of the investigations.

Overall crime is up, too. St. Louis police say robberies are up 43 percent, aggravated assaults up 15 percent and burglary, larceny and car thefts are up a combined 17 percent.

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Information from: KMOV-TV, https://www.kmov.com


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