East St. Louis Man Charged In Maplewood Commons Assault

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(KTVI) – Police have made an arrest in a robbery and assault at the Maplewood Commons.  St. Louis County prosecutor’s office issued arrest warrants against Demarco McCaster, 28, of East St. Louis on Tuesday.

He is charged with First Degree Robbery and Armed Criminal Action.  Authorities say on March 7, McCaster took a pickup truck from the Maplewood Commons Shopping Center and assaulted the truck’s owner.

McCaster is currently being held at the St. Clair County Jail on unrelated charges.