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17-year-old charged in fatal MetroLink shooting

Catrell Dent, 17, of East St. Louis, is charged with first-degree murder and armed criminal action.

March 20, 2019 - 5:00 pm
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EAST ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Charges have been filed in the shooting death of an 18-year-old Alorton man in East St. Louis.
 
Catrell Dent, 17, of East St. Louis, is charged with first-degree murder and armed criminal action.

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Prosecutors say Dent and the victim, Lundy Blue, got into an argument -- Lundy was shot as he exited the train at 5th and Missouri.
 
Police are still investigating how Blue and Dent knew each other -- or if they knew each other.
 
Dent is in juvenile custody until his 18th birthday, unless he posts a $1 million bond.