The Big Bloody: 17-Year-Old Charged with Home Invasion, Homicide in Overland


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The St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney's Office yesterday issued warrants on Brandon Davis, a 17-year-old from Overland accused of shooting a man to death Monday and seriously wounding a female victim during a home invasion.

According to St. Louis County police, Davis entered a home in the 10500 block of Emerald Ridge in Overland around 9:00 p.m. on Monday and shot and killed Duane Woodson, 31. Davis also shot an unidentified female in her 20s as she fled the home. Her injuries are not considered life-threatening. It's unclear at this point whether Davis had a relationship with the victims.

Davis was arrested Tuesday afternoon at his home, and has been charged with first-degree murder, first-degree assault, attempted robbery, attempted burglary and armed-criminal action.

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