Man charged with first degree murder over marijuana - KMOV.com

Man charged with first degree murder over marijuana

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NORTH ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. (KMOV.com) - Police filed charges Wednesday against a man for a homicide over marijuana that happened in May.

Police records said the incident took place outside the Playboy Cappuccino Lounge. Alejo Hamilton Jr., 24, faces multiple charges including first degree murder, robbery, and unlawful possession of a firearm. 

Court documents said Hamilton shot Raymond Cooper while trying to steal marijuana. 

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