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12-05-2015, 11:07 AM

Jennings man gets life sentence in fatal shooting at St. Charles apartment


ST. CHARLES A 22-year-old Jennings man received a life sentence after pleading guilty to second-degree murder in the fatal shooting of a man last February at a St. Charles apartment complex.

Wardell Davison Jr., of the 5300 block of Hamilton Avenue, also pleaded guilty to armed criminal action and robbery charges on Monday in connection with the death of Charles S. Dishman, 38, of St. Peters, authorities said.


Five men charged in fatal shooting at St. Charles apartment


ST. CHARLES Five men have been charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a 38-year-old St. Peters man during a robbery at the Crestview Apartments early Monday, police said Tuesday.

Police on Tuesday identified the victim as Charles S. Dishman. Police say the robbers went to an apartment in the 200 block of Ameristar Boulevard looking for money and drugs but that Dishman was not a target.

Charged are Dennis Lamont Baker, 23; Wardell Davison Jr., 21; Melech Yachin Porter, 17; Travon Johnson, 21; and Lamont D. Ware, 21. Ware lives in St. Louis and the other four live in St. Louis County, according to court records.


Charles "Chaz" Dishman