Overcast
65°FOvercastFull Forecast

Authorities investigate Madison shooting death

Published: Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012 5:30 a.m. CDT

EAST ST. LOUIS – Authorities from multiple agencies are helping to investigate a southwestern Illinois shooting that killed a 23-year-old East St. Louis man.

Investigators with the Major Case Squad of Greater St. Louis said someone repeatedly shot Travon Bey at a home in Madison on Saturday. He later died at a hospital.

Authorities said they have a person of interest in custody and that they plan to seek charges Monday.

Investigators say a 1999 sport utility vehicle missing from the shooting scene was later found abandoned.

Get breaking and town-specific news sent to your phone. Sign up for text alerts from the Daily Chronicle.

Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

More News

Watch Now

Player embeded on all DDC instances for analytics purposes.

Judge Denies Motion to Drop Rifkin Charge

More videos »

Reader Poll

How many remotes do you have in your living room?
Zero
One
Two
Three or more