St. Clair County Sheriff names suspect in deadly hit and run

News-DemocratJuly 16, 2013 

St. Clair County Sheriff's Department investigators have identified a person of interest they want to question in connection with the hit and run that left a 9- year-old boy dead.

Fabian Teason was struck on Thursday while he was riding his bicycle in the 2400 block of Lorraine Avenue near Cahokia.

Police want to question Kevin Powell, who is 17.

He is known to frequent the East St. Louis, Washington Park and Cahokia area.

Anyone with information regarding Powell's whereabouts is urged to call Sheriff's Investigators Frank Bennett at 618-825-5309, Lt. Scott Weymouth at 618-825-5734 or George Mokriakow at 618-277-3504, ext. 5715.

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