Police: Karaoke argument leads to shooting


Lamonda Williams

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ST. LOUIS – An argument over karaoke led one woman to fire shots at another overnight Thursday.

According to police, the shooting occurred in the 4900 block of Dr. Martin Luther King Drive, just before 1 a.m.

Witnesses said a women got into a dispute during a night out of karaoke. The woman is said to have tossed a drink on someone’s car and then retrieved a gun from her own vehicle before firing at least two shots.

The suspected shooter then drove off, but when onlookers pursued her, the suspect fired two additional shots from her vehicle, striking another car.

Police later arrested the suspect, identified as Lamonda Williams. They recovered a .45 caliber pistol from her car.

Williams was charged with first-degree assault, unlawful use of a weapon, and armed criminal action, and jailed on a $55,000 cash-only bond.

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