(Anoka, MN) -- Authorities in Anoka County have charged a 19-year-old Andover man with second-degree murder for a Monday shooting.
Vaughn Jarod Coklas is being held in the Anoka County Jail. Investigators say he shot 19-year-old Staveonte El Brown to death in the parking lot of a Cub Foods store in Coon Rapids. Multiple witnesses say the two began fighting in the car Coklas was driving. Brown got out and started picking up some money that had fallen to the ground. The witnesses say that’s when Coklas shot him. Coklas was waiting for sentencing a guilty plea to drug charges at the time.