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Man Charged With Murder For Shotgun Shooting

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – A man has been charged with murder in a fatal shooting near West Florissant.  John Cunningham, 43 has been charged with murder in the 1st and armed criminal action.  Police believe he allegedly shot Lessie Lowe with a shot gun in the 5600 block of Hiller early Monday morning.

After the shooting Cunningham took off on foot.  He was captured by officers a couple of blocks from the scene of the shooting.

Cunningham is being held without bond.

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