15-year-old boy shot and killed in Ca­hokia

Belleville News-Democrat (Sunday) - - News - BY CAROLYN P SMITH csmith@bnd.com

Ca­hokia po­lice are in­ves­ti­gat­ing the shoot­ing death of a 15-year-old St. Louis County boy Satur­day night in Ca­hokia.

St. Clair County Coro­ner Calvin Dye iden­ti­fied the teen as Dar­ris Wil­liams of 2552 Sad­dle Ridge, Floris­sant, Mis- souri.

Dye said Wil­liams was shot in the up­per left part of his back. The shoot­ing hap­pened at 329 Sauget Ave., Dye said.

“He was pro­nounced (dead) at 12:07 p.m. by an emer­gency room doc­tor at Touchette Re­gional Hospi­tal,” Dye said.

Plew didn’t have any other de­tails to re­lease about the shoot­ing. He said amo­tive is not known.

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