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Thursday, August 26, 2010

Justin Young: St. Louis Homicide No. 75; Killed as Result of Ongoing Feud

Posted By on Thu, Aug 26, 2010 at 11:43 AM

Update: Eugene Burrell has been charged with first-degree murder. Read more here.

An longstanding dispute between two men turned deadly this morning.

According to St. Louis police, Justin Young, 22 of the 2900 block of Sullivan, had been involved in ongoing feud with the suspect described only as a black 43-year-old male.

The two men got into an argument again today around 12:33 a.m. in the 4000 block of Maffitt (above) that ended when the suspect drew a gun and shot Young several times. Young was pronounced dead at a local hospital. The suspect, meanwhile, is in custody. His name is not being released until charges are officially filed. 

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