The Daily Journal newspaper in Park Hills, Missouri reports that 48-year-old Larry Wayne Ham of Hillsboro pleaded guilty to two counts of first-degree robbery.
St. Louis prosecutors say 18-year-old Christopher Grant is charged with first-degree murder.
The officer-involved shooting happened before 4 p.m. Tuesday in the 4100 block of Minnesota in South St. Louis.
A would-be robber shot by a south St. Louis store owner this morning was armed with a toy gun.
What started as a Sunday evening drug deal in Spanish Lake ended in a hail of gunfire, leaving two men wounded and a third grazed by a bullet.
The suspect said he had a gun, but did not display one.
Fingerprints at scene led police to man who held up Southern Commercial Bank on Broadway.
Sheet-metal knife made from broken light fixture.
Fashioned it into 3-inch blade
Charge alleges suspect was armed with knife, lunged at officers when he was shot.