posted on November 22, 2019 12:54
For Immediate Release
On Thursday, November 21, 2019, the St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office issued charges on suspect Uziel Israel, 34 years of age, of the 200 block of Tay Road in St. Louis, Missouri 63137, for one count of Endangering the Welfare of a Child in the First Degree. Israel is not currently in custody. A mugshot of Israel is not available at this time.
The probable cause statement reads: The defendant placed a loaded gun into the top drawer of a dresser that was accessible to small children. The victim suffered a gunshot wound to the head, which resulted in her death.
Detectives from the St. Louis County Police Department’s Bureau of Crimes Against Persons are conducting the investigation.