Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Police/courts

Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Police/courts

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The following incidents were among those that were reported to police departments in the St. Louis metropolitan area or that involved action in an area court: ACCIDENTS

St. Louis: Jesse Carter, 20, of St. Louis was in critical condition Friday after a traffic accident about 6:30 a.m. on Riverview Boulevard at Switzer Avenue. Carter, of the 4700 block of Plover Avenue, lost control of his car, which struck a tree, a light standard and a second tree. BURGLARIES

Creve Coeur: Jermel F. Williams, 21, of Memphis, Tenn., was charged Friday with an attempted burglary Oct. 27 in the 100 block of South Graeser Road in Creve Coeur. The break-in occurred on the same day that Williams escaped from St. Louis County custody while he was on a work detail in Creve Coeur Park. He eluded capture until Oct. 30, when he led Frontenac police on a chase through a Ladue elementary school. Williams also has been charged with a burglary at a home in Chesterfield. He is being held at the County Jail. COURT ACTIONS

St. Louis: Morris R. Wisdom, 31, of Manchester pleaded guilty Friday of bank and credit card fraud. The U.S. attorney's office said Wisdom had opened a credit union account in the name of his former employer, a computer-software training company, although he controlled the account. Between July and October, Wisdom took more than $50,000 in company checks and deposited them in the account. He used the money to buy a Porsche, pay his rent six months in advance and make payments to his girlfriend and former wife, the U.S. attorney's office said. He also admitted he used checks of a former roommate and wrote them on a closed account. He admitted a total fraud of $70,000 to $120,000. U.S. District Judge Carol E. Jackson scheduled Wisdom's sentencing for Feb. 6.

St. Louis: Darrell R. Gibson, 47, of St. Charles was sentenced Friday to 13 months in prison for mail fraud. …

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