Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Man Shot by St. Louis County Police Pleads Guilty to Federal Charges

Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Man Shot by St. Louis County Police Pleads Guilty to Federal Charges

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ST. LOUIS - A man who was shot during a raid by FBI agents and St. Louis County police last year pleaded guilty Wednesday to federal charges that could mean at least nine years in prison.

Myron Cornelius Wilson Jr., 27, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in St. Louis to a felony charge of aggravated assault with a firearm on a federal officer and brandishing a firearm in furtherance of a crime.

As police and federal agents looked on, Assistant U.S. Attorney Sirena Wissler recounted the events of April 17, when the FBI's Most Violent Offenders unit was serving a search warrant April 17 in the 4100 block of Camellia Avenue.

A number of people were on or near the porch of the house, and Wilson, who had a pistol, fled to the rear of the home, Wissler said.

Wilson pointed that gun at task force members, Wissler said, and agents and police fired at him. …

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