A St. Louis man named Maurice Hoskins, 40, has been charged with MURDERING his ex girlfriend, a St. Louis elementary school principal, shooting her son and killing and one of her friends.
According to police, Maurice fatally shot Jacara Sproaps, 38, the principal of Dunbar Elementary School when she refused to get back together with him. According to reports, the two used to date, but recently separated.
Maurice also allegedly murdered one of Jacara's girlfriends, who was with her when the attack occurred.
But that wasn't enough. According to police, Maurice then shot and critically injured Sproaps' 18-year-old son.
And then, police claim he shot at an officer responding to the crime scene.
Police are charging Maurice with two counts of murder, five counts of armed criminal action and two counts of assault on a law enforcement officer and assault.