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Deion Whalen, 23, is accused of killing Victoria McBee, 34, on Sept. 26, 2020 in the 4400 block of Lexington. 

NORTH ST. LOUIS ( – Two men are in custody after an argument turned deadly in north St. Louis Saturday.

Officers found Victoria McBee in the middle of the 4400 block of Lexington just after 2:30 p.m. McBee was shot after she got into an argument with two men, police said.

The 34-year-old was barely conscious or breathing when officers arrived on the scene. She later died at a hospital.

A 79-year-old man and a 41-year-old woman were present during the shooting but were not injured. 

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Derrell Moore, 22, is charged with first-degree assault.

Shortly after the shooting, Derrell Moore, 22, was charged with first-degree assault and armed criminal in the incident.

On Thursday, authorities announced that a second man, 23-year-old Deion Whalen had also been charged with murder first and armed criminal action in relation to McBee's death.

Several cars nearby were also struck by bullets.

Anyone with information is urged to call the Homicide Division directly at 314-
444-5371, or contact CrimeStoppers at 866-371-TIPS (8477).

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