Dennis Iagulli (I know him as DJ) is one of the many homeless people we go help on Sundays in St. Louis, MO. I got a phone call today from our mission founder telling me that the body had been identified and DJ was being charged with murder.
DJ's myspace: http://www.myspace.com/djiagulli
RIP Zachary Irvin.EAST ST. LOUIS, IL (KTVI - FOX2now.com) - The probable cause and mug shots were delivered to officials by the Major Case Squad and they tell a bit of the story. The victim is identified as 22 year old Zachary Irvin formally of St. Elmo, Illinois within weeks he had moved to St. Louis, it is unclear why or even how he knew the suspects in this case. His body was found on fire and dismembered in a trucking company lot in East St. Louis on Tuesday after detectives says he was shot in the neck inside a warehouse on Front Street.
Irvin's body was identified through dental records after detectives had that information in hand it did not take long to retrace Irvin's steps which lead them to the suspects that are now in custody.
41-year-old Dennis Iagulli is charged with first degree murder and concealment of a homicidal death. Police allege he was the one that pulled the trigger then disremembered Irvin's body and then set it on fire. 33 year old James Pierson is charged with supplying the .22 caliber rifle that police allege was the murder weapon in this case. Iagulli is being held on a $3 million dollar bond and Pierson is being held on $150,000 bond.