Elvis C. Smith http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Girl shot on playground in St. Louis dies, man charged with murder http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/girl-shot-playground-st-louis-dies-man-charged-murder <p><em>Updated at 3:19 p.m. June 8 to add information about murder charge</em></p><p><a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/man-charged-shooting-7-year-old-girl">Previously</a> we told you about a shooting <a href="http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&amp;source=s_q&amp;hl=en&amp;geocode=&amp;q=1452+Castle+Lane,+Saint+Louis,+MO&amp;aq=0&amp;sll=38.665511,-90.249064&amp;sspn=0.012281,0.027874&amp;g=4800+Kennerly+Avenue,+Saint+Louis,+MO&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;hq=&amp;hnear=1452+Castle+Ln,+St+Louis,+Missouri+63104&amp;ll=38.617306,-90.201144&amp;spn=0.012289,0.027874&amp;z=16">just southwest of downtown St. Louis</a> that left <a href="http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/metro/article_1e27cae2-5e7f-5a25-ab35-e043abe02859.html">a seven-year-old girl </a>in critical condition.</p><p>Sadly, according to the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, the shooting has taken a fatal turn.</p><p> Wed, 08 Jun 2011 17:31:39 +0000 Kelsey Proud 1386 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Girl shot on playground in St. Louis dies, man charged with murder Man charged in shooting of 7-year-old girl http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/man-charged-shooting-7-year-old-girl <p>A 48-year-old north St. Louis man faces five felony counts for his role in a shooting <a href="http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&amp;source=s_q&amp;hl=en&amp;geocode=&amp;q=1452+Castle+Lane,+Saint+Louis,+MO&amp;aq=0&amp;sll=38.665511,-90.249064&amp;sspn=0.012281,0.027874&amp;g=4800+Kennerly+Avenue,+Saint+Louis,+MO&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;hq=&amp;hnear=1452+Castle+Ln,+St+Louis,+Missouri+63104&amp;ll=38.617306,-90.201144&amp;spn=0.012289,0.027874&amp;z=16">just southwest of downtown</a> that left <a href="http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/metro/article_1e27cae2-5e7f-5a25-ab35-e043abe02859.html">a seven-year-old girl </a>in critical condition.</p><p> Tue, 24 May 2011 20:24:07 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 1297 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Man charged in shooting of 7-year-old girl