Charges filed in South Spring homicide from 2017
ST. LOUIS – The St. Louis City Circuit Attorney’s Office has charged Deonta Lumpkin, 33, of St. Louis with the murder of 25-year-old Jacques L. Combs.
Lumpkin has been charged with murder, assault, unlawful use of a weapon, and armed criminal action.
On December 2, 2017, St. Louis city police were called to the 4600 block of South Spring for a report of a shooting. When officers arrived on the scene they found 2 shooting victims in the street. Combs had suffered several gunshot wounds and died at the scene. A second victim suffers gunshot wounds to his hip and was transported to the hospital for treatment.
Lumpkin is currently being held without bail in the St. Louis City Justice Center.