Suspect facing charges in September cab driver shooting
Shakur Ellis, 18, is charged in a fatal shooting of a St. Louis cab driver in the CWE (Credit: St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department)
Police on scene of a fatal shooting in the Central West End (Larry Cummins KMOV)
ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO -
A St. Louis man has been charged with second degree murder, robbery in the first degree, and two counts of armed criminal action, and is being held on a $250,000 cash-only bond, according to police.
Shakur Ellis, 18, is charged in connection with a shooting that took place in September at the 4900 block of Laclede.
Timothy Grace, a 38-year-old cab driver, was found inside his vehicle unconscious when officers were requested for a Laclede Cab that had been parked at the location for an extended period of time, according to authorities.
Grace had sustained a gunshot wound to the head and was pronounced dead on the scene.
The investigation is ongoing.
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