East St. Louis man in wheelchair shot to death

East St. Louis man in wheelchair shot to death

East St. Louis man in wheelchair shot to death

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Associated Press

Posted on May 20, 2013 at 8:42 AM

EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. -- Illinois State Police are assisting in the East St. Louis shooting death of a wheelchair-bound man.

Authorities say 47-year-old Tyrone Graham was found dead early Saturday after being shot in the back.

The Belleville News-Democrat reports that Graham had been confined to a wheelchair since sustaining injuries from a previous shooting.

There was no immediate word on any charges or suspects.

State and East St. Louis police are asking anyone with information about the shooting to call them.

Funeral arrangements for Graham are pending.


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