ST. LOUIS • The man found dead in a burning vehicle in the Baden neighborhood has been identified as Terrell Beasley, 28, police said.
St. Louis firefighters were called to the 700 block of Thrush Avenue about 8:30 p.m. on Dec. 19 and found his body in the back seat after extinguishing the fire. He had been shot twice.
On the same north St. Louis block in July, there were back-to-back shootings that killed one person and injured three others, including one man sitting on his front stoop. Residents had feared retaliation.
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