Man Shot By Wellston Police Charged

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CLAYTON, MO (KMOX)-The man shot by a Wellston Police officer Thursday has been charged.

24-year-old Lamont Lloyd Jr. of St. Louis is charged with assaulting an officer, armed criminal action and failing to signal a turn.

Police say that after being pulled over at Page and R.M. Moore,  Lloyd got out of his car and confronted the officer with a loaded handgun.

Lloyd is in stable condition at a hospital and is expected to survive. Two passengers who were arrested, have been released.


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