Police arrest teen in murder of St. Louis woman

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by Ruella Rouf / KMOV.com Staff

KMOV.com

Posted on April 9, 2014 at 8:28 PM

Updated Thursday, Apr 10 at 7:19 AM

(KMOV) – St. Louis Police say they have arrested a teenager accused of killing a woman while she was sitting in a car with a baby on Sunday.

No charges had been filed as of Thursday morning. Police have not yet identified the suspect.

Police say 20-year-old Jeresha Gatlin, two men and a 9-month-old girl were sitting inside a vehicle on Jefferson near N. Market when the 17-year-old suspect opened fire.

Gatlin died at the scene. The two men, 19 and 20, were hospitalized in stable condition. The girl was not hurt.

Additional details were not immediately available.

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