FENTON, MO (KTVI) – One robbery suspect was caught and another was shot and killed after allegedly trying to rob a “Check ‘n Go” in south St. Louis County.
Authorities say Jabari Quarles and Claudell Webb, Jr., both 23, allegedly tried to rob the “Check ‘n Go” in the 600 block of Gravois Bluffs Wednesday morning.
When police arrived on the scene, both suspects were exiting the store. Quarles was quickly taken into custody without incident.
While attempting to arrest Webb, a short struggle ensued between officers. During the struggle, Webb allegedly produced a handgun. Fearing for their lives and the safety to the public, one of the officers shot the suspect. Webb was transported to a local hospital where he died.