EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (KMOV.com) – A suspect is still on the loose for shooting and killing an East St. Louis man while he was asleep in his bed, said police.
East St. Louis Police said Darnell Jefferson died Monday after being shot on Saturday.
Police said somebody opened fire on a group of men outside of a home on North 31st Street.
Jefferson was struck when a bullet went through a wall. A second man was shot, but he survived.