Dawan Ferguson Got Away With Murder for Years, but Justice Came Calling

A St. Louis County jury found Ferguson guilty of killing his son and impregnating a minor

By Ryan Krull

On the morning of June 11, 2003, 30-year-old Dawan Ferguson called 911. In a conversation that lasted less than 30 seconds, he calmly told the dispatcher his severely disabled nine-year-old son had been in the backseat of his SUV when it was carjacked just moments ago from the corner of Page Boulevard and North Skinker Parkway in the north-county neighborhood of Wellston...

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