Two Charged in Shooting of 12 Year Old

Larry Thomas

Larry Thomas

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – Charges were filed Wednesday against two men who fired shots in a park and struck a 12 year old girl in the hand.

Charged with First Degree Assault and Armed Criminal Action are 20 year old Antonio Witherspoon and 19 year old Larry Thomas.

Official say the men began yelling Sunday night in a park at 15th and Cole then exchanged gun fire. The girl was hit in the crossfire.

Witherspoon is jailed on $100,000 cash-only bond. Thomas is jailed on $80,000 cash only bond.


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