Shooting suspect and mother charged
January 15, 2021
The mother and son who fled following the shooting death of Joseph James Peterson on Dec. 28 were apprehended last week.
Alleged shooter Joseph James Fohrenkam, 18, and his mother, Little Fawn Fohrenkam, both made their initial appearances in St. Louis County Court in recent days: Joseph on Friday, Jan. 8, and Little Fawn on Monday.
Both had shaved their heads to alter their appearance after fleeing the scene more than two weeks ago, and Little Fawn told police she drove her son away from the scene to protect him and hid him from law enforcement, according to the criminal complaint. She al...