The Major Case Squad of Greater St. Louis has been called in to help investigate a double shooting that took place in Madison early Tuesday. Authorities say 31-year-old Roderick D. Williams died as a result of the shooting, while 23-year-old James A. Moore remains hospitalized.
Madison police responded to the report of shots fired in the early morning hours of Tuesday near the intersection of Alton Avenue and 7th Street. Williams was taken to a nearby hospital where he later died, while Moore was taken to a hospital in St. Louis. Sixteen officers of the Major Case Squad are on the case and have asked the public for help. A $5,000 reward has been offered for information leading to an arrest and conviction, and those with details can call St. Louis Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-866-371-8477.