On December 3, 2019 at approximately 4:21 PM, St. Louis County Police Officers from the North County Precinct responded to the 9600 block of Ventura Drive for a call for service of a shooting.

Upon arrival in the parking lot of the apartment complex, officers located a vehicle that came to rest after striking a fence and another parked vehicle. Officers located an adult male victim, possibly in his 20s, within that vehicle. He was found to suffer from at least one apparent gunshot wound and he was pronounced deceased on scene.

The investigation is being led by the St. Louis County Police Department’s Bureau of Crimes Against Persons and it remains very active at this time.

Additional information will be disseminated as it becomes available.

Please contact the St. Louis County Police Department at 636-529-8210 to speak to investigators regarding the incident.

To remain anonymous or potentially receive a reward, please contact CrimeStoppers at 1-866-371TIPS(8477) if you have any information regarding the incident.