St. Louis, Missouri 2021-06-04 10:30:00 –
Cedar Hill, Missouri (KMOV.com) –A man was killed and his adjutant injured in a gun battle with police who were executing a search warrant in Jefferson County late Friday night.
A representative of the Jefferson County SWAT team arrived at 8000 blocks on Lake Drive near Cedar Hill to issue a search warrant related to the Jerry Crew’s missing case and possible murder. Jefferson County Sheriff Dave Marshak said authorities were monitoring the scene before he realized the suspect was there.
The crew was last seen on April 1, 2021.
“They have been dealing with this case for some time in connection with the missing person suspected of being the victim of the murder, and what it has brought. [them] In this place, “he added.
During the investigation, police said a man in the house began firing at them after they announced themselves.
“They were immediately shot by the suspect. They fought back and forth for hours,” Marshak said of the protracted shootout. At around 10:45 pm, a Jefferson County lawmaker. Was shot in the lower body of the tactical vest. He was taken to the hospital for surgery. His injury is not life-threatening. At 5 am, the Deputy Secretary completed the surgery and headed for recovery. He is a 6 year veteran in this department.
On June 4, Jefferson County announced that Deputy Secretary Zack Falkner had moved out of the intensive care unit. He was reportedly awake and last ate a week ago. Marshak said, “We need positive thoughts and prayers. ” As the adjutant continues to recover. Donations to Falkner’s family can be made at Jeffco Boulevard 3494’s Fortune Bank. In Arnold.
According to officials, the suspect was shot dead on the spot and died. He was later identified as Cedar Hill’s Anthony Legends, 36.
“I tell you that this suspect is known to law enforcement. He has a long history. This is not the first time he has encountered law enforcement. This suspect called a police officer tonight. He was actively trying to kill him and even shot our armored car. “
According to Marshak, Legends has a long history of crimes such as resistance to arrest, domestic violence, assault on police, robbery, drunk driving, and illegal possession of weapons.
Lawmakers found the body of a woman in the house. Marshak said the woman had died before the shootout with Legends.
Cindy Gould had previously told News 4 that he believed that the woman found in the corpse was his daughter Tanya Gould. Marshak confirmed on Friday that the woman was 31-year-old Gould.
Gould and Tanya’s friend Daisha Lip said Tanya was dating Regen. They believe the relationship was abusive. “He was just Dark Souls. I’ve never met anyone who looks so dark. I met him only once and was very scared,” Lip said.
The Gould family is now trying to raise awareness of domestic violence.
She is light and full of joy, and it has been robbed of her and robbed of us, so we will be sad about it and will always miss her. Overcome the light, “Gould said.
They are raising money to raise awareness of domestic violence. GoFundMe..
The missing man, Jerry Crew, was not found at home and is still missing. Anyone with information about the whereabouts of Jerry Crew is advised to call the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office Detective Agency (636-797-5515).
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