Man charged in fatal shooting near Forest Park - KMOV.com

Man charged in fatal shooting near Forest Park

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Davontay Vastine, 23, is accused of fatally shooting Rolando Bolden, 23, just north of Forest Park on Saturday. Credit: SLMPD Davontay Vastine, 23, is accused of fatally shooting Rolando Bolden, 23, just north of Forest Park on Saturday. Credit: SLMPD
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

A man is facing charges for allegedly fatally shooting a man just north of Forest Park on Saturday.

Davontay Vastine, 23, is charged with first-degree murder and armed criminal action.

Vastine allegedly shot and killed Rolando Bolden, 23, during an altercation. Prosecutors allege he stood over Bolden and fired shots.

Police say Vastine admitted to the shooting, telling officers “I didn’t want him to get up.”

Police recovered a Glock 9-millimeter hand gun at the scene.

A GoFundMe account has been set up to help pay for Bolden’s funeral expenses.

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