Arrest made in shooting that left 2 dead in Cahokia Heights last month

Published: Jun. 11, 2022 at 7:26 PM CDT|Updated: Jun. 29, 2022 at 5:09 PM CDT
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CAHOKIA HEIGHTS (KMOV) -- A man has been arrested and charged more than a month after a double shooting in Cahokia Heights.

Dantez T. Ford, 21, of Cahokia Heights, and 24-year-old Sean A. Johnson, of Swansea, were found shot dead on Brady Avenue on June 11. Ford was found in a vehicle parked in the driveway of the home in the 4100 block of Brady Avenue. Johnson was found inside a nearby home.

The Major Case Squad of Greater St. Louis was activated following the double homicide. On Wednesday, it was announced that 32-year-old Kevin B. Lipsey had been arrested and charged with two counts of murder.