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Former Basketball Star Murdered

The search is on for the person who shot and killed a former basketball star at Capital High School.

St. Albans Police say Lawrence (L.B.) Booker was shot twice Monday night at a house on Holly Street. Someone drove Booker to Thomas Hospital in South Charleston just before midnight, where he later died.

Police have not released any information about a suspect.

Booker played basketball at Capital High School from 1998 to 2001.

If you have any information about the shooting, you're urged to call the St. Albans Police Department at (304) 727-2252.


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