Evening Whirl

What would make 16 year old Anthony Thompson pop off several rounds? He is accused of murdering a man and injuring another during a shooting at a family gathering last year. Was it a spades game and his partner reneged? Was it that Mississippi Moonshine or Eastside Angel Dust? Something pissed off Big Ant who killed Michael Hurt and injured a 32-year-old man. during a shooting on June 25, 2017. It took a while for STLPD to catch and put the case together but they believe they got their man. Michael Hurt, 28, and a 32-year-old man were found shot in the 4700 block of Beacon on June 25, 2017. According to police, the shooting took place during an argument between the suspect, later identified as Anthony Thompson, and Hurt at a family gathering. The 16-year-old suspect then allegedly shot at Hurt, killing him, and injuring the other victim. Monday, police said Thompson was charged with first-degree murder, first-degree assault and two counts of armed criminal action. Officials said bond was not allowed.


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