10/21/18 - Report #678 - Victims: Vernon L. Stewart Jr., Tashonda Nesbitt

MCS Report #678

Requesting Agency: North County Police Cooperative

Dates of Activation: 10/21/18

Commander and Department: Cpt. Michael Thompson, Chesterfield, MO PD

Deputy Report Officer and Department: Det. Matthew Bebe

Deputy Report Officer and Department: Det. Brown

Victim(s): Vernon L. Stewart Jr., Tashonda Nesbitt

Suspect(s): Vernon L. Steward Jr.

Classification: Homicide

The North County Police Cooperative requested the assistance of the Major Case Squad when they responded to a home in the 2100 block of Penfield Avenue in Vinita Park.  Vernon Stewart and Tashonda Nesbitt were both found deceased inside the home. Police believe Vernon shot Tashonda in a domestic quarrel.  Vernon then threatened a third person who was on the scene and that person shot and killed Vernon. The third person is cooperating with law enforcement.

PastAngela Haarmann