St. Louis, Mo. – A 17-year-old has been arrested for the murder of a Lyft driver. Torian Wilson faces one count of Murder 1st Degree and one count of Armed Criminal Action.
Elijah Newman, 45, was shot and killed in the Baden neighborhood Thursday night while working as a Lyft driver. It’s unclear at this time if he was picking up or dropping off a customer.
The shooting happened just before 11 p.m. along the 1200 Block of Peggy Court.
Newman was shot in the torso and died at the scene.