southeast missouri murder mugshots Willis and Winston

CHARLESTON, MO – Police in southeast Missouri say two arrests have been made in the shooting death of a man who was killed last week.

The Charleston, Missouri, Department of Public Safety says 22-year-old Deiontreil Winston and 19-year-old Deon Willis, both of Charleston, are charged in the murder of 22-year-old Cournelyous Stevenson of Cape Girardeau.

Stevenson was killed on Friday, Nov. 17, in Charleston.

On Wednesday, Nov. 22, the Charleston DPS announced its investigation with the Missouri Highway Patrol led to Winston’s and Willis’s arrests. Both men are charged with first degree murder, first degree armed robbery, first degree armed criminal action and unlawful use of a weapon.

Police say the two men are being held on warrants, with no bond.