Man in custody following alleged assault at Laclede's Landing
Jeffery Yates is accused of resisting arrest and armed criminal action
ST. LOUIS, MO (KMOV.com) – A man is in custody following an altercation Sunday night at Laclede's Landing, according to police.
The suspect, 23-year-old Jeffery Yates is accused of assaulting two security guards, armed criminal action and resisting arrest. The security guards claim Yates pushed one of them and began running in the 100 block of Morgan.
At some point Yates pulled a gun on both guards and shot, grazing one guard. A witness to the encounter was shot in the leg and taken to the hospital in stable condition.
Yates is being held on a cash only bond of $115,000.