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Heroin dealer confesses drug business caused deaths

By Steve Korris | Dec 20, 2013

Heroin dealer Deborah Perkins at last confessed that her drug business caused Jessie Williams and Jennifer Herling to die.

Default judgment entered against ESL woman involving fire claim

By Steve Korris | Dec 9, 2013

ST. LOUIS - Federal court clerk James Woodward entered default judgment against Danisha Combs of East St. Louis on a complaint that she improperly claimed fire damage at a house Ed Sieron owned.

Drug dealer announces cooperation with St. Clair County authorities; Families of victims express frustration with sentences

By Steve Korris | Dec 5, 2013

Chris KeelEAST ST. LOUIS – As Doug Oliver accepted a 30-year sentence for selling heroin, he dropped the first solid clue in months that an investigation of St. Clair County corruption continues.At his sentencing hearing on Dec. 5, he told Chief District Judge David Herndon that he is cooperating with St. Clair County authorities.Prosecutor Robert Garrison apparently hadn’t expected him to reveal his

Sentencing hearing for heroin dealers moved up to Dec. 5

By Steve Korris | Nov 20, 2013

Chris Keel holds signs she plans to present at a sentencing hearing for convicted drug dealers.

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