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St. Louis police seek charges against suspects in murder of county attorney


St. Louis – City police are seeking warrants charging two suspects with the murder of an attorney with the St. Louis County counselor's office.

The body of Luke Meiners, 38, was found Tuesday in a wooded area in Venice, Ill. St. Louis police say he was killed in a city house and his body was dumped in Illinois.

Investigators would not discuss a motive and did not reveal a cause or time of death.

Police confirm that the two suspects are in custody.

Meiners, of University City, had worked in the counselor's office for seven years.


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