1 charged, 1 wanted for questioning in murder of Imo's delivery driver

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by KMOV.com staff

KMOV.com

Posted on May 22, 2012 at 11:26 AM

Updated Tuesday, May 22 at 11:42 AM

HILLSDALE, Missouri (KMOV.com) -- A man has been charged in connection with the shooting death of a 22-year-old Imo’s pizza delivery driver killed on Saturday morning in the north St. Louis County neighborhood of Hillsdale.

Chester R. Woods, 20, was charged with second-degree murder and first-degree robbery in connection to the shooting death of Danill Maksimenko, 22.

Police said Woods and another person approached Maksimenko and shot him in his vehicle while he was delivering a pizza in in the 2100 block of Erick.

Maksimenko, who was struck in the head, was transported to Barnes-Jewish Hospital, where he later died.

According to court records, Woods said he was not the gunman, but admitted to taking part in the crime. He remains in custody on a $250,000 cash-only bond.

Police said they are also looking for Shermell Crockett, who’s wanted for questioning in the incident. Authorities said Crockett is about 5-feet-3-inches tall and weighs about 140 pounds. He is known to stay in the Hillsdale and Pine Lawn area, according to police.

Anyone with information on Crockett’s whereabouts is asked to call CrimesStoppers at (866) – 371-TIPS.

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