Adonis Reddick had developmental disabilities but lived independently. He volunteered with St. Louis ARC which provides support and services to adults and children with developmental disabilities. In 2015 Reddick won a national award, the 2015 Self Advocate of the Year Catalyst Award for his efforts to educate and support others with disabilities.
Police believe a 45-year-old man was attacked and killed by ONE OF HIS OWN PIT BULLS in St. Louis County. St. Louis County police were called to the 2200 block of Redman Avenue near Spanish Lake about 10:30 a.m. Monday, authorities said. Police say Adonis Reddick, 45, was found dead and had bite marks on his body.