(KMOV) – Charges have been filed against a man accused of beating his girlfriend to death in north St. Louis Wednesday afternoon.
Willie Earl Reed, 54, was charged Thursday with first-degree murder and armed criminal action.
Police say Reed beat 64-year-old Delores Hundley at a home in the 1200 block of N. 7th St. sometime between 2 a.m. and 3 a.m.
Officers were called to the home around 10 a.m. found Hundley suffering from head trauma. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
Reed was taken into custody, where he continues to be held without bond.
Additional information surrounding Hundley’s death were not immediately available.