An East St. Louis man was charged with one count of involuntary manslaughter in the death of Zioyun Moton.
Moton, 19, died at a St. Louis hospital hours after being shot Monday night in East St. Louis.
Kenneth Harlen, 20, of East St. Louis is charged in the death. He was in custody in East St. Louis on Thursday morning on $50,000 bail.
Moton was shot at a home in the 1100 block of 23rd Street in East St. Louis on Monday. Illinois State Police said that Harlen, “acting in a reckless manner,” fired a gun and caused Moton’s death.
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