A suspect in a Madison County murder is in custody in Las Vegas. 37 year old Turhan Robinson is waiting to be extradited back to Illinois. He and 30 year old Terrence Lee are accused of shooting 43 year old Kenneth Deal while trying to steal marijuana from him two weeks ago in Venice.
Deal's body was dumped out of a car and police say the two led them on a chase from Madison County into St. Louis and escaped. Lee was captured five days later. The St. Louis Area Major Case Squad investigated the incident.