At-large arrest warrants issued for Lafayette Park shooting suspect

Sep 15, 2011

At-large arrest warrants have been issued for Terrance Burnett, 41, suspected in the shooting deaths of Burnett's estranged pregnant wife, Danielle Burnett, and her 43-year-old male companion in the Lafayette Park area of St. Louis earlier this week.

The Circuit Attorney’s Office issued at-large warrants for:

  • 1st Degree Murder
  • Armed Criminal Action
  • 1st Degree Assault.

The St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department said that Danielle Burnett and her male companion were standing in a parking lot on the 1400 block of South 18th St. on Sept. 13  when they were shot. Burnett, who was shot in the face, was later pronounced dead at the hospital, along with the fetus inside of her. Her male companion was shot in the shoulder, received treatment at the hospital, and was later released.

Anyone with information on the suspect, Terrance Burnett, who has not been located, should call CrimeStoppers at 1-866-371-TIPS.