Ferguson police release images to find persons of interest in murder

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ST. LOUIS– The Ferguson Police Department needs help identifying two people associated with a deadly shooting yesterday. 19-year-old Elijha Walton was killed in the shooting at the Canfield Green Apartments.

Police say that immediately following the shooting the two people were seen leaving the area in a gray Chevy Malibu.

The residents FOX2 spoke with in the area asked to remain anonymous for fear of what could happen if they’re recognized with suspects still on the streets.

One man said it’s going to take more than a news story to stop the continued violence.

“If you’re going to stop crime put cops in areas special high crime areas 24/7. if you put them on the streets you won’t have this problem. Until that day ain’t nothin y’all can say or do.”

Anyone with information on their identity or whereabouts is asked to call Ferguson Police at  (314) 522-3100 or Crimestoppers at 1 (866) 371-TIPS (8477).

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