EAST ST. LOUIS (KTRS) The St. Louis Major Case Squad has been called into investigate the killing of a young mother in front of her toddler early Tuesday morning. In a release from the Major Case Squad, East St. Louis police were called to a home in the 12-hundred block of Market in East St. Louis about 4 a.m. Tuesday. They found the body of 23-year-old Alexis S. Winston inside her home. She’d been shot to death. Her daughter was not hurt.
Anyone with information is asked to call the major case squad at (618) 274-5434, East St. Louis police at (618) 482-6767 or Crimestoppers at (866) 371-TIPS (8477).