Bryan Shelton: Charged in Killing of Man Found in Creek, Andre Hathaway


The St. Louis Circuit Attorney's Office yesterday charged 29-year-old Bryan Shelton with the murder this month of Andre Hathaway.

Hathaway's body was found in Moline Creek, a tributary running into the Mississippi River, in north city on June 8. The cause of death was initially reported as "massive trauma" to the head.

Shelton, of the 5600 block of Hiller Place in the city's Walnut Park West neighborhood, is charged with second-degree murder, first-degree robbery and two counts of armed criminal action. He's being held on a $500,000 cash-only bond.

Support Local Journalism.
Join the Riverfront Times Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.

Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.

Join the Riverfront Times Club for as little as $5 a month.