Man charged in fatal shooting of two in St. Louis

5 years 2 months 1 week ago Thursday, June 04 2015 Jun 4, 2015 Thursday, June 04, 2015 10:14:00 AM CDT June 04, 2015 in News
By: The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - A 24-year-old man was facing two counts of first-degree murder Thursday in the deaths of a man and woman in north St. Louis.

The circuit attorney's office said Keith Wright also faced two counts of armed criminal action in the shooting deaths of 25-year-old Shayla Carter and 26-year-old Ricos Boyd. Charges were announced Wednesday.

Both victims were killed about 3:30 a.m. Tuesday outside a car behind Wright's home.

Authorities said Carter and Wright's girlfriend were involved in a fight prior to the shooting.

 

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