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Man accused in shooting death

Published: Friday, July 18, 2014 1:15 a.m. CDT

BELLEVILLE (AP) – An East St. Louis man is jailed on $1 million bond after being accused of a shooting death in nearby Washington Park.

Prosecutors in St. Clair County have charged 29-year-old Eric Hill with first-degree murder.

Authorities allege he repeatedly shot 20-year-old Marcus Harris of Washington Park early Sunday.

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