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Tuesday, April 6, 2010

Theodis Howard, St. Louis Homicide No. 30; Gunned Down on His Way to Clinic

Posted By on Tue, Apr 6, 2010 at 1:09 PM

Theodis Howard was on his way to to the doctor's office yesterday presumably to improve his health. Ironically, the trip to the clinic would cost Howard his life. 

St. Louis police report that the 41-year-old Howard was headed to Grace Hill Neighborhood Health Center in north city around 3:45 p.m. Monday when he was killed in an apparent ambush.

click to enlarge The incident occurred in the 2400 block of Hadley. - BING BIRD'S EYE VIEW
  • Bing Bird's Eye View
  • The incident occurred in the 2400 block of Hadley.

According to police, Howard was shot by three black male suspects who ran south toward
Benton and fled in a waiting SUV, which then drove east on Benton.

Howard was shot multiple times and was pronounced dead at the scene. The investigation is ongoing.

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