The Law Office of Gregory N. Smith
Get The Legal Help You Need Today
314-492-6984

Man accused of murder following Missouri restaurant shooting

When it comes to a confrontation, it may be hard for those involved to fully understand the intent of others involved or the potential harm they could cause. Unfortunately, this could leave both parties in fear of their lives. In fact, witnesses claim that a recent confrontation between two men at a Missouri restaurant led to accusations of murder.

The incident happened one afternoon on a day in early February. Reports indicate that two men stopped at a restaurant while they waited on the repair of a work truck. Witnesses claim that one of the men -- a now-deceased 43-year-old -- became involved in an argument with another restaurant patron, believed to be the gunman. They say that the argument was over the size of a dog.

However, some claim that the argument was not really heated and that the two even exchanged phone numbers afterward. However, the alleged gunman is said to have called the deceased man an expletive, prompting the latter to confront the former. Witnesses say that the next thing they knew, four shots were fired. The man died at the scene.

While it is unclear if the suspected gunman has been arrested and charged, it is likely that Missouri police and other authorities wish to question him over the alleged murder. Unfortunately, it may be difficult for those unfamiliar with the legal system to fully understand the implications of the information they provide. As such, suspects often ask an experienced criminal defense attorney to help them from the earliest stages of a case.

Source: fox4kc.com, "Missouri father shot to death at sports bar, days after losing premature baby", Feb. 8, 2018

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information

How Serious Is My Case? Get Answers

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy

Email Us For A Response
The Law Office of Gregory N. Smith

7733 Forsyth Blvd
Suite 1850
St Louis, MO 63105

Phone: 314-492-6984
Fax: 314-721-1710
St Louis Law Office Map

Man accused of murder following Missouri restaurant shooting | The Law Office of Gregory N. Smith