(KMOV) -- A man is in critical condition after being beaten at a Family Dollar in south St. Louis on Saturday afternoon.
The incident happened around 4:00 p.m. at the store in the 3400 block of S. Jefferson.
Police say that Lamarcus Stephenson, 25, chased a 31-year-old man into the Family Dollar store.
Stephenson is accused of kicking the victim numerous times and then fleeing the scene.
Authorities have charged Stephenson with first-degree assault. He is being held on $100,000 bond.
The victim was taken to a local hospital where he is listed in critical condition.