State senator from Affton proposes DNA samples for felony arrests .

dna-samples(KMOV) – A Missouri state senator from Affton has filed a bill that would require DNA testing of people arrested for a felony.
Under Senate Bill 879 proposed by Sen. Scott Sifton, D-Affton, anyone 17 years or older arrested for a felony offense would have to provide a DNA sample upon booking into a county jail or detention facility.