JENNINGS, MO (KMOX) – A murder investigation is underway in Jennings, Missouri where a woman was shot and killed next to the police station in the 7000 block of Florence Place, near the Jennings Station Road intersection.
The shooting happened at 1:55 a.m. Monday morning. According to police, Antoinetta Davis, 32, was found dead from a gunshot wound inside her home.
Police say there were six pre-teen children in the home at the time of the murder and some of them ran to the nearby police department for help. The children were not hurt in the incident.
The suspect, a 40-year-old male, then turned himself in around five o’clock Monday morning at Justice Services in Clayton.
Police say the suspect “was an ex-boyfriend and father of some of [Davis’s] children.”