Crime

St. Louis youth charged in shooting of East St. Louis teens

A Missouri teen has been charged in connection with the shooting of a pair of East St. Louis boys following a baseball game.

Jemmane Whitehead Jr., 17, is charged with one count of murder and one count of aggravated assault for allegedly shooting a 14-year-old and a 16-year-old on June 11, according to St. Clair County Court records.

Anton McDaniels, 14, was walking home from his ballgame when he was shot. He died three days later. The other victim survived; his name was not released.

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