St. Louis County Police Department is currently investigating a homicide that happened in the 200 block of Ben Nevis Road in the North Country.

According to authorities On April 5, 2022, at approximately 12:58 AM, St. Louis County Police Officers from the North County Precinct responded to a call for a shooting in the 200 block of Ben Nevis Road. Shortly after arriving officers located an adult male suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.

The victim was transported to an area hospital for life saving treatment but succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased.

The investigation is still ongoing we will keep the community updated as more information becomes available.