Raymond Jackson: St. Louis Homicide No. 130; Found Shot in Car


Another day, another Florissant man found murdered in a vehicle in St. Louis. St. Louis police report finding Raymond Allen Jackson, 41, shot to death in the driver's seat of his car.

The murder occurred around 7:45 p.m. yesterday in the 1200 block of Amherst (below) near Skinker and Page.


Police report that Allen, of the 3900 block of Fairway in Florissant, had been shot once in the head and was pronounced dead at the scene. Michael Sutton, of the 800 block of Loyola Avenue in Florissant, was found murdered in a similar fashion Saturday in a similar fashion about a mile north at the boundary between St. Louis and Pine Lawn.

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