Man Faces Charge of Hitting Girlfriend In Head With 2X4

The Florissant man also was indicted for assaulting another man during the incident.

A Florissant man was indicted by a St. Louis grand jury Jan. 30 on charges of second-degree assault, third-degree assault and armed criminal action.

Florissant Police said Kevin Booker, 46, hit his girlfriend in the head with a 2X4 at the couple’s home in the 2700 block of Countryside Drive in Florissant Dec. 14.

He also is accused of punching a man during the same altercation.

Booker is being held in St. Louis County jail in lieu of a $35,000, cash-only bond. His next court appearance is scheduled for Feb. 19.

If you have experienced or know someone who has experienced domestic or sexual violence, find resources through the St. Louis Ending Violence Against Women Network (SLEVAWN) or call the Safe Connections 24-hour crisis hotline at 314-531-2003.

For more crime information on Florissant Patch, see the following articles:

  • Florissant Woman Charged for Hitting Her Children's Father with Car
Toni Pisciotta February 12, 2013 at 01:55 PM
How loving. Is he preparing for Valentine's Day?


More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »