Mo. Man Accused of Killing Woman, Ditching Body in Car Trunk

3 years 11 months 3 weeks ago Wednesday, December 25 2013 Dec 25, 2013 Wednesday, December 25, 2013 9:37:00 AM CST December 25, 2013 in News
By: The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - A St. Louis man is jailed without bond on charges that he fatally shot a woman whose body was found in a car trunk in southwestern Illinois.

Prosecutors in St. Louis have charged 39-year-old Glynn Smith with first-degree murder and armed criminal action in the Nov. 25 death of Sybil Brandon, also of St. Louis.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that a witness told police 50-year-old Brandon was shot while partying at Smith's house. Brandon's body was found Dec. 20 in a car trunk in Madison, Ill., just northeast of St. Louis.

An autopsy showed that Brandon died of a gunshot wound to the head.

Online court records don't show whether Smith has an attorney. He doesn't have a listed home telephone number.

 

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