Affton http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Grand jury indicts Shelby Dasher http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/grand-jury-indicts-shelby-dasher <p>A St. Louis County grand jury has indicted&nbsp;Shelby Dasher, ruling there is probable cause to try her for&nbsp;second-degree murder in the death of her 13-month-old son.</p><p>The <a href="http://bit.ly/zVbAhE">St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports</a> that the grand jury handed up the indictment Wednesday. The attorney for&nbsp;Dasher has entered a not guilty plea on her behalf.</p> Thu, 01 Mar 2012 17:54:25 +0000 The Associated Press 3177 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Grand jury indicts Shelby Dasher Attorney seeks end to murder charge in Dasher case http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/attorney-seeks-end-murder-charge-dasher-case <p>The attorney for the Affton woman <a href="http://www.news.stlpublicradio.org/post/affton-mother-charged-second-degree-murder-13-month-old-son">accused of killing her 13-month-old son</a> is seeking dismissal of the murder charge.</p><p>The <a href="http://bit.ly/wtZEnY">St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports</a> that public defender Tara Crane filed a motion Monday seeking dismissal of the second-degree murder charge against 20-year-old Shelby Dasher. Crane also asked for bail reduction if the murder charge is not dropped. Dasher has been jailed on $500,000 bond since Nov. 16.</p> Tue, 28 Feb 2012 20:52:26 +0000 The Associated Press 3165 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Attorney seeks end to murder charge in Dasher case Judge enters not guilty plea for dead Affton boy's mother http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/judge-enters-not-guilty-plea-dead-affton-boys-mother <p>A St. Louis County judge has entered a not guilty plea on behalf of Shelby Dasher, <a href="http://www.news.stlpublicradio.org/post/affton-mother-charged-second-degree-murder-13-month-old-son">the young mother accused of killing her 13-month-old son</a> because he wouldn&#39;t stop crying.</p><p>The 20-year-old Dasher made a brief court appearance Thursday during which the judge also assigned the public defender&#39;s office to represent her.</p><p>Dasher was charged with second-degree murder on Wednesday, a day after she reported that her son, Tyler, was missing from his crib.</p> Thu, 17 Nov 2011 17:30:12 +0000 The Associated Press 2499 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Judge enters not guilty plea for dead Affton boy's mother Police: 4 shot to death in St. Louis County home http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/police-4-shot-death-st-louis-county-home <p><iframe frameborder="0" height="350" marginheight="0" marginwidth="0" scrolling="no" src="http://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&amp;client=firefox-a&amp;q=affton+missouri&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;hq=&amp;hnear=Affton,+St+Louis,+Missouri&amp;gl=us&amp;ll=38.617407,-90.291824&amp;spn=0.187774,0.291824&amp;z=11&amp;iwloc=A&amp;output=embed" width="425"></iframe><br /><small><a href="http://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&amp;client=firefox-a&amp;q=affton+missouri&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;hq=&amp;hnear=Affton,+St+Louis,+Missouri&amp;gl=us&amp;ll=38.617407,-90.291824&amp;spn=0.187774,0.291824&amp;z=11&amp;iwloc=A&amp;source=embed" style="color: rgb(0, 0, 255); text-align: left;">View Larger Map</a></small></p><p><em>Updated 3:24 p.m.</em></p><p>Four people have been shot to death in what police are calling an apparent domestic incident in the St. Louis suburb of Affton.</p><p>The shootings happened Friday morning.</p><p> Fri, 27 May 2011 19:03:17 +0000 The Associated Press 1325 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org