2 East St. Louis residents charged in Centreville homicide - KMOV.com

2 East St. Louis residents charged in Centreville homicide

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CENTREVILLE (KMOV.com) - Two East St. Louis teens are facing charges for their roles in a homicide in Centreville.

Sammie Swift, Jr, 22 and Tommie Pirtle, 17, are both charged with first-degree murder. Pirtle is being charged as an adult.

Both are accused of fatally shooting Deangelo Oliver in the 4700 block of Piggott Avenue in Centreville on March 9. 

Swift is being held in the St. Clair County Juvenile Detention Center while Pirtle is being held in the St. Clair County Jail. Bond has been set at $750,000 for both of them.

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