Suspect in fatal shooting at store restroom turns himself in

2 years 3 months 3 weeks ago Wednesday, August 19 2015 Aug 19, 2015 Wednesday, August 19, 2015 7:35:31 AM CDT August 19, 2015 in News
By: The Associated Press

FLORISSANT (AP) - A 59-year-old man was charged with first-degree murder and armed criminal action after turning himself in for a fatal shooting inside a St. Louis area convenience store restroom.

Police said Silver Franklin of north St. Louis County saw a surveillance photo of himself on the news and called police on Monday. He was jailed on $1 million cash-only bond.

Franklin was accused of fatally shooting 26-year-old Donte Woodson about 10 a.m. Sunday in the restroom of a QuikTrip store near Florissant. Police have not discussed a motive for the shooting.

 

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