36-year-old Nicole Coleman was fatally shot by her ex-boyfriend in the 7000 block of Lexington Avenue. According to authorities, they responded to the scene to find Nicole suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. According to the family she was pronounced deceased at the scene. Nicole was known to light up a room and was considered a joyful and loving person.

She leaves behind 2 children and a tight-knit friendship circle completely devastated by her tragic passing. Within a week this makes the 3rd woman killed by gun violence. On behalf of The New Real Stl News we would like to send our condolences to the family and friends of the victim💔.