Authorities responded to the 3900 block of Kingshighway to find a man suffering from an apparent gunshot wound to the chest. The shooting took place around 7:30 p.m.
Sadly, he was transported to a local area hospital and pronounced deceased shortly after arrival. This shooting made St. Louis City’s 143rd homicide.

Once we receive any updated information regarding the victimโ€™s identity we will inform the community. On behalf The New Real Stl News we would like to send our condolences to the family and friends of the victim