Teens charged with shooting in Dellwood after arranging drug deal on Facebook

2012-12-28T14:30:00Z 2013-08-28T16:34:06Z Teens charged with shooting in Dellwood after arranging drug deal on FacebookBy Denise Hollinshed dhollinshed@post-dispatch.com 314-340-8319 stltoday.com

DELLWOOD • Two teens have been charged with shooting and robbing a man after using Facebook to arrange a marijuana sale.

Injuries to the victim in the Sunday night shooting were not considered life-threatening.

Kai D. Bowers, 17, of the 4300 block of Vandals Drive in St. Louis County, and Dion L. Price, 17, of the 5200 block of Abington Road in Black Jack, were each charged with assault, robbery and two counts of armed criminal action.

Police said the victim contacted one of the teens on Facebook looking to buy pot. Bowers and Price drove to the victim's home in the 1600 block of Chesley Drive in Dellwood. They robbed and shot him about 7 p.m., according to police.

The teens were charged on Monday. Each of the teens was being held on $100,000 cash-only bail.

Denise Hollinshed is a crime reporter for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch

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