St. Charles County, Missouri- The Office of Prosecuting Attorney Tim Lohmar announces that Oscar W. Garner Jr., 38, of St. Louis, MO, was found guilty by jury of Robbery 1st, Armed Criminal Action, Unlawful Possession of a Firearm and Resisting Arrest.
Charges arose on October 28, 2020 when Garner committed an armed robbery at American Cleaners in St. Charles. Garner pointed a weapon at the victim and demanded money. After the victim complied Garner took off on foot. The police were able to apprehend Garner and the victim was able to positively identify Garner as the suspect.
The Honorable Deborah Alessi presided. Garner will be sentenced on March 2, 2022 and is a prior and persistent offender.