Elvis C. Smith

Girl Shot on Playground
12:31 pm
Wed June 8, 2011

Girl shot on playground in St. Louis dies, man charged with murder

(via Flickr/davidsonscott15)

Updated at 3:19 p.m. June 8 to add information about murder charge

Previously we told you about a shooting just southwest of downtown St. Louis that left a seven-year-old girl in critical condition.

Sadly, according to the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, the shooting has taken a fatal turn.

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Shooting
3:24 pm
Tue May 24, 2011

Man charged in shooting of 7-year-old girl

Elvis C. Smith, 48, faces five felony counts for the accidental shooting of a seven-year-old during an argument over drugs.
(St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department)

A 48-year-old north St. Louis man faces five felony counts for his role in a shooting just southwest of downtown that left a seven-year-old girl in critical condition.

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