Convicted murderer Keith Esters says he has information on an August 10, 2012, armed robbery on North Boyle Avenue. His claims are recorded in sworn police depositions acquired by Daily RFT and in recent statements to a Post-Dispatch reporter.
Chris Douglas Cornell McKay. This photo was taken in early August 2012, a couple of weeks before his arrest.
Yesterday, lawyers for Cornell Mckay -- the man facing 10 to 30 years in prison for that August 10 crime -- filed a motion in St. Louis Circuit Court that seeks to put Esters on the witness stand.
Four months ago, a judge sentenced Esters to 50 years in prison for shooting 23-year-old Megan Boken in the Central West End on August 18, 2012 -- eight days after the armed robbery just blocks away on North Boyle Avenue. McKay's lawyers allege Esters is the true culprit in both robberies.More »