ST. LOUIS (AP) - St. Louis police have identified a man found shot to death in the backyard of a home.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that the victim is identified as 20-year-old Nathan Reed III of St. Louis.
Police were called Wednesday night and told the body of a man was in the yard. Reed was shot in the chest and abdomen and pronounced dead at the scene.
Witnesses told police that a man came up to Reed and began shooting, then fled. Police are searching for the killer.