ST. LOUIS (AP) — A St. Louis man is facing charges of first-degree murder in the shooting death of a store clerk during a robbery.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch ( ) reports that 36-year-old Antonio E. Muldrew is also charged with first-degree assault, first-degree robbery and three counts of armed criminal action.

Abdulrauf Kadir was an Ethiopian refugee. He was working at a convenience store in the Dutchtown area of St. Louis, seeking to earn enough money to bring his wife and children from a refugee camp to St. Louis. He was shot and killed in a robbery at the store Sunday afternoon.

Police say Muldrew took cash from the register after killing Kadir. Muldrew is jailed on $1 million bond and does not yet have an attorney.


Information from: St. Louis Post-Dispatch,