Teen to stand trial as adult for hammer attack death of Zemir Begic

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Darrian Johner

Darrian Johner

ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – A teen faces charges for a deadly hammer attack in the Bevo Mill Neighborhood. Darrion Johner, 16, will stand trial as an adult in the murder of Zemir Begic.

St. Louis Police say back in November Johner and three others exchanged words as Begic walked past them and got in his car near Gravois and Itaska.  Begic was then attacked and struck with multiple hammers.