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Second suspect charged in robbery, murder of elderly Jennings man

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Keishon Jennings, 18, was allegedly involved in the robbery and fatal shooting of Steven White, 71, in Jennings. Credit: St. Louis County PD Keishon Jennings, 18, was allegedly involved in the robbery and fatal shooting of Steven White, 71, in Jennings. Credit: St. Louis County PD
Melford Newlon, 17, allegedly robbed, shot and killed Steven White, 71, in North County. Credit: St. Louis County PD Melford Newlon, 17, allegedly robbed, shot and killed Steven White, 71, in North County. Credit: St. Louis County PD
JENNINGS (KMOV.com) -

Another suspect has been charged in connection to the carjacking and murder of an elderly man in Jennings.

Keishon Jennings, 18, is charged with second-degree murder, armed criminal action, first-degree robbery, and tampering with a motor vehicle.

Jennings, Melford Newlon, 17, and one other suspect were inside a stolen car on College Avenue in Jennings when they spotted Steven White, 71, in out of his car on his driveway.

Newlon allegedly approached White, displayed a gun and asked for White’s keys. White refused before police say Newlon shot him in the head. 

Jennings, Newlon and the other suspect then went through White’s pockets.

Newlon has already been arrested and charged.

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