2 accused in St. Louis homeless man’s shooting death

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ST. LOUIS (AP) _ Two men each are jailed on $750,000 bond after being accused in connection with the St. Louis shooting death of a homeless man.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/2ohtA4G ) reports that prosecutors on Saturday charged 21-year-old Warren Whitehead has been charged with Felony Murder, Robbery 2nd Degree and Armed Criminal Action. His bond has been set at $750,000 cash-only. 19-year-old Marvin Anthony Burt was charged with Felony Murder, Attempt Robbery 1st Degree, Assault 2nd Degree and three counts of Armed Criminal Action. His bond was set at $750,000 cash-only.

Police have said 51-year-old Mac Payne was walking March 19 on a MetroLink mass-transit platform when he was fatally hit by a bullet from a gun which went off during the robbery assault of another man inside a MetroLink train.

Payne died two days later at a hospital.

Online court records on Saturday did not show whether Whitehead and Burt have an attorney.