George Jones: Charged in Shooting Rock Hill Officer Matt Crosby
The St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney's Office this afternoon issued charges against George Jones, 36, of the 1100 block of Raritan for two-charges of of armed criminal action, resisting arrest, first-degree assault and two counts of armed criminal action
He is currently each being held on a $150,000 cash only bond.
|The shooting occurred in this apartment complex at the northeast corner of Manchester and McKnight.|
Jones allegedly shot the 30-year-old Crosby with a handgun as officer approached the apartment complex where Jones lived as was in an argument with his girlfriend. Crosby's colleague was able to return fire, striking the suspect before taking him into custody.
Crosby remains at St. John's Mercy Medical Center where surgeons have extracted a bullet from his spine.