Teen shot by police now facing charges in Fairgrounds Park altercation

Teen shot by police now facing charges in Fairgrounds Park altercation

Teen shot by police now facing charges in Fairgrounds Park altercation

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by Adam McDonald, KMOV.com staff

KMOV.com

Posted on March 22, 2014 at 10:29 PM

(KMOV) -- A teenager shot by police in Fairgrounds Park on Thursday has now been charged, according to St. Louis Police.             

Police responded to calls for a robbery and shots fired when Keon Davis, 17, allegedly ran and refused to follow orders from authorities.

Police allege Davis reached for his waistband during the altercation. According to documents, officers did recover a firearm from the teen.

Davis now faces charges for unlawful use of a weapon, drugs, and resisting arrest.

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