Crime scene


Robber Shot, Killed by Homeowner

July 24, 2018 - 7:53 am

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - St. Louis police say a robbery suspect is dead after being shot by a man in the home that he broke in to.

Four people told police they were inside the home around 3:00 Monday morning when a man kicked in the bottom of a locked door and climbed through. Police say a 21-year-old man shot the intruder, identified as 43-year-old Maurice Pollard.

Pollard was pronounced dead at a hospital. None of the people inside the home were hurt. Police say Pollard lived in the same block.