I-Team Reporter Farrah Fazal came to KSDK TV in February of 2013 from South Texas and after a journalistic exchange trip to Pakistan. She worked just a few miles from the U.S. Mexico border for three years. She covered the drug cartels, border violence and illegal immigration. She's reported from the middle of hurricanes and tornadoes, flown in helicopters along the border, and and tracked terrorists crossing into the United States.
Her investigative stories helped expose the vulnerability of the border, triggered hearings in the Homeland Security Committee and showed the difficult journey migrants make to come into the U.S. She's also worked in front and behind the camera at TV stations in Florida, Montana, Nebraska. She was born in Africa and lived in England and Canada.
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Stories by Farrah Fazal
The shooting of the 11-year-old boy drove a group of neighbors to start a new effort in Tower Grove to keep their neighborhood safe.
Two runners from St. Louis marked the one year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings with gratitude. One of them was running the marathon, the other one was at the finish line when the bombs went off.
The knocks on the door were hard. The knock down was harder.
"Disaster waiting to happen." That's what the Jefferson County sheriff is calling the Crystal City Underground.
Interstates 55 and 70 and the crossroads of the nation come together in Madison County Ill.
A young woman is dead and another almost died after an electronic music concert at the Crystal City Underground.
Identity thieves are using the personal information and social security numbers they got from data breaches last year to file more fake tax returns. The IRS said in the fiscal year 2013, identity theft related criminal investigations went up 66 percent. Ethical hacker Vinny Troia said buying SSN online is common and easy.
The Velda City police chief says "evil" scammers are trying to rip off people in his city.
A cell phone app helped police catch two thieves near the University of Missouri St. Louis.
A group is working underground in St. Charles to find drug traffickers.