Shooting Death of Deon Antwane Whittaker – Obituary
46-year-old East St. Louis resident Deon Antwane Whittaker has died in a fatal St. Clair County shooting that occurred in the 2500 block of Waverly Avenue on Sunday, August 22, 2021. The shooting occurred at about 2:38 a.m. in Illinois.
Police have yet to establish any suspects or motives for the shooting. Investigations are being undertaken jointly by East St. Louis Police and Illinois State Police are jointly investigating.