Man Charged After Officer-Involved Shooting

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)– A 21-year-old St. Louis man is facing multiple charges related to Wednesday’s officer-involved shooting in south St. Louis.

Dameion Dorsey is charged with burglary, attempted theft, resisting arrest, and trying to disarm a peace officer.

Dorsey allegedly ran from police when they spotted him inside a vacant building on South Compton.

He reportedly tried to take an officers gun when the officer tackled him. That’s when the officer shot him in the shoulder.

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