Most murders in the region go unsolved…
“Nightclubs in the city have been trouble spots for years, where arguments fueled by alcohol and drugs often led to violence. Shootings stemming from altercations at Club Casino have been linked to eight murders and the wounding of nine people between Hill’s death in December 2001 and 2013, when the club closed.”
Not limited to Club Casino or ESTL. Same is true in the Lou. I stopped covering events at local clubs after the Rose Man was killed in a club shooting. I had just left the club, before I made it home I got news the club was shot up. Most clubs have closed or stopped effing with trap culture disguised as hip hop all together… the risk is too high.
17 Years After He Was Attacked Outside A Nightclub, His Family Still Waits For Justice
Editor’s note: There were 341 unsolved murders in East St. Louis between 2000 and 2018. In many of these cases, police had evidence and suspects, but no