(KMOV) - A teen has been arrested for shooting a woman to death after she refused to give up her purse.
Quardell Pankins, 17, has been charged with 1st degree murder, 1st degree robbery, and 2 counts of armed criminal action.
St. Louis police say Penny Gilbert of Maryland Heights was shot to death outside a home in north St. Louis.
Officers say a Pankins demanded her purse. She refused and was shot twice in the back.
Pankins is in custody and being held without bond.