posted on September 17, 2019 16:43
On Tuesday, September 17, 2019, the St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office issued charges on suspect Anderson Stallings Jr., 31 years of age, of the 2800 block of Sussex Drive in Florissant, Missouri 63033, for one count of Murder in the First Degree and one count of Armed Criminal Action. Stallings is being held on a $500,000 “cash only” bond. A mugshot of Stallings is attached.
The probable cause statement reads: The Defendant was a friend of the victim. The victim’s children heard a gunshot in the middle of the night. One of the children went to the victim’s room where the defendant was observed standing over the victim’s body.
Police arrested the defendant standing on the front porch and the victim was found lying on the floor of her bedroom with a gunshot to the back of her head. The victim died from her wounds.
Detectives from the St. Louis County Police Department’s Bureau of Crimes Against Persons are conducting the investigation.