Tuesday, June 16, 2009

The Big Bloody: Body Found In Forest Park Identified; Police Say He Was Murdered

Posted By on Tue, Jun 16, 2009 at 1:13 PM

Police have identified the body found Monday morning in Forest Park as that of Willard Bryant Payne, 26, of St. Louis. Payne's body was lying face down near the entrance of the John F. Kennedy Forest off Wells Drive in the south side of the park (near the zoo).

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Police didn't label Payne's death a homicide yesterday, but today they are. The police reportedly have two people in custody for Payne's death but are not releasing the suspects' names or motive at this time.

More updates as they become available.

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