Would-Be-Robber Fatally Stabbed after Victims Wrestle Knife Away

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) — An alleged home invader is dead after being stabbed by one of his intended victims.

It happened at midnight, a man armed with a knife kicked in the door of a detached garage, at a home at Osceola St. and Broadway.

However, a man in his late 30’s and a woman in her early 20’s were in the garage. They briefly scuffled with the man and were able to take the knife from the would-be robber.

Then the man stabbed the suspected robber several times. He died at the scene. Police have not identified him.

Police are questioning the couple.


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