4 accused in death of pizza deliveryman

Thursday, November 8, 2012

DELLWOOD, Mo. -- Three men and a juvenile are in custody in the shooting death of pizza delivery driver in St. Louis County.

Authorities say 39-year-old Brian Johnson was found slumped in his car Monday night. He had been shot under his left armpit and was dead when officers arrived.

Police told the St. Louis Post-Dispatch that robbery was the apparent motive. Three pizzas and a cellphone were taken from Johnson, a deliveryman for Imo's Pizza. It wasn't clear if any money was taken.

Formal charges have not been filed.

It was the second fatal shooting of an Imo's driver in St. Louis County since May.

Information from: St. Louis Post-Dispatch, http://www.stltoday.com

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