Man fatally shot in St. Louis identified

2 years 6 months 1 week ago Tuesday, October 13 2015 Oct 13, 2015 Tuesday, October 13, 2015 4:19:00 AM CDT October 13, 2015 in News
By: The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Authorities have identified a 59-year-old man who was fatally shot in St. Louis near Fairground Park.

Police said Gregory Smith was found on the front porch of a home around 8:15 p.m. Saturday by officers who were patrolling the area and were flagged by a person who told them about the victim. Authorities said he had a gunshot wound to the lower back.

Smith was taken to a hospital, where he later died.

No suspects are in custody. An investigation is ongoing.

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