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Killer of Bosnian store owner in south St. Louis gets 50 years in prison

Joseph Fox has received the equivalent of a 50-year prison sentence for shooting two brothers, one of them fatally, during a robbery in the Bevo Mill neighborhood. [...]

April 7, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, News

Fatal hammer attack shakes Little Bosnia

Few in this Bevo Mill neighborhood knew Zemir Begic, a man beaten to death eight days ago by a group of teens, at least one of them swinging a hammer to deliver the fatal blows. [...]

December 8, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, News

St. Louis Bosnians Meet With Police, Talk Public Safety After Two Tragic Immigrant Shootings

Two of the recent high-profile shootings in the city of St. Louis shared a common, tragic thread: immigrant who came here for a better life becoming victims of senseless, random violence. [...]

June 22, 2013 Articles, Bosnians in St. Louis, News

Mirza Gogic calls for the violence to stop

There are some safety fears in South St. Louis. The community is calling for action after two St. Louis immigrants were murdered within 10 days of one another. [...]

June 22, 2013 Articles, Bosnians in St. Louis, News, Video

Holdup Murder May Push More Bosnians to Leave St. Louis

This week’s murder of a Bosnian store clerk could hasten the exodus of Bosnians from south city to south county — so says the publisher of a widely read Bosnian newspaper. “It seems to me that people will start to [...]

June 7, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, News

Man charged in killing of Bosnian store owner in St. Louis

Mirza Gogic knew Joseph Fox was his brother’s killer Wednesday as soon as he saw him walk. [...]

June 5, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, News

St. Louis police arrest suspect in killing of Bosnian store owner

Police have arrested a suspect in the attempted robbery of a convenience store on the city’s south side that left one of the owners dead and his brother shot. [...]

June 5, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, News, Video

Hundreds honor Bosnian teen shot to death in robbery

A poster-sized portrait of Haris Gogic covered the front door Sunday of the south St. Louis convenience store he owned with his brother as hundreds of people gathered there to honor the teen. [...]

June 3, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, News

Two brothers shot, one dies, in St. Louis holdup

The younger of two brothers shot by a man who robbed their convenience store Friday died of his wounds, police said. [...]

May 31, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, News