Brother Arrested In Stabbing Death Of St. Louis Woman

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A 19-year-old St. Louis man has been charged with stabbing his sister to death, authorities said Monday.

Ahmad J. Thirdkill was charged with first-degree murder and armed criminal action in the death of Jamanda Gordon, 29. Her body was found inside the front door of her home Saturday night.

Police found Thirdkill hiding under a bed in the basement, according to court documents. He had some blood on his clothing, and his hands had blood and cuts on them.

Thirdkill did not respond to police questioning at the crime scene or at police headquarters, The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported.

Online court records do not name an attorney for Thirdkill.