Suspect named in Sauget carjacking murder -

Suspect named in Sauget carjacking murder

 (KMOV)--  20-year-old Lason Elliot has been named as a suspect in the carjacking murder case of Martin Lampe of Maplewood. 

The St. Clair County State's Attorney's office issued a warrant on Sunday for his arrest for first degree murder in connection to last week's death of Lampe.

According to the Major Case squad, Elliot is not in custody. If anyone has any information about his whereabouts, please contact the Sauget Police Department at 618-332-6500.

Lampe was shot twice during a carjacking at the Route 3 Fuel and Lottery Convenience Store on Route 3 in Sauget. He was sitting in the front passenger seat of a 2002 Chevrolet Impala when the incident happened. After being shot, Lampe was shoved from the vehicle and fled the lot in the Impala, heading toward the St. Louis area.

The vehicle was later recovered in the 800 block of Gustav, in St. Louis. 



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