ST. LOUIS (KSDK) - A 32-year-old man has been arrested and charged for the shooting death of his mother, according to St. Louis Police.

Courtney Cunningham faces first-degree murder and armed criminal action charges in the death of Joyce Boxx, 56.

Police responded to a well-being check incident in the 4600 block of Pope and found Boxx shot multiple times in the head and torso. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

During the investigation of the scene, police arrested Cunningham.

He is currently being held in jail on no bond.

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