Charges Filed In Phone Theft From Dying Jogger In St. Louis
A man is facing charges for allegedly stealing a cellphone from a collapsed jogger who was dying on a St. Louis sidewalk.
Authorities say 35-year-old Brian Davenport was arrested Monday and is charged with felony stealing. He does not yet have a listed attorney. Police say the 64-year-old jogger collapsed around 1 p.m. Oct. 18 in the city's Soulard neighborhood.
Davenport was arrested after surveillance video showed a man getting out of a van, taking the phone and leaving the woman on the sidewalk.
The woman later died at a hospital. Her name has not been released.