Major Case Squad Called to Belleville

story updated at 3:20pm on December 1, 2013
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (KMOX) – The Major Case Squad says it has a “person of interest” in custody for Saturday night’s shooting in Belleville.

Investigators are telling reporters that 53-year-old John Fath was killed inside a home in the 400 block of North 40th Street.

An autopsy is planned for Monday.

Anyone with information on the case is asked to call 618-234-1218, extension 3706.

our earlier story:
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (KMOX) – The Major Case Squad is releasing few details of a Saturday night shooting in Belleville that left one person dead.

It happened around 11 pm on North 40th Street, near North Belt West.

A suspect reportedly opened fire on the home, killing one person inside. No one else was hurt.

There’s no word on a motive or suspect.


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