Man turns himself in for Earth City murder


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This story has been updated with new information about an arrest

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. – St. Louis County police officials have made an arrest for the June 2 murder of 29-year-old Demetris Bogard.

Officers say Michael Barney turned himself into police yesterday.

He’s accused of killing Bogard, of St. Louis, on the 3200 block of Rider Trail South.

Upon their arrival, officers discovered Bogard, who’d been shot at least once in a parking lot. Bogard was rushed to a hospital but later pronounced dead.

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