David Dorn, 77 – Retired Police Captain

A retired police captain who died during a night of violent protests was trying to protect his friend’s pawn shop, his widow said.

David Dorn’s last moments were caught on video and apparently posted on Facebook Live, though the video has since been taken down. He was killed by people who had broken into Lee’s Pawn & Jewelry, and his body found on the sidewalk at about 2:30 a.m. Tuesday.

A 24-year-old St. Louis man has been charged with first-degree murder in the fatal shooting, the city’s prosecutor announced.

Stephan Cannon was being held without bond on a first-degree murder charge in the death of David Dorn, 77 – Dorn’s last moments were caught on video and apparently posted on Facebook Live, though the video has since been taken down.

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