St. Louis police investigate fatal shooting of homeless man

2 years 11 months 2 weeks ago Saturday, June 06 2015 Jun 6, 2015 Saturday, June 06, 2015 4:42:12 PM CDT June 06, 2015 in News
By: The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - St. Louis police are investigating the fatal shooting of a homeless man.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported that 27-year-old Travis Phillips was shot once each in the head and his hand around 3 a.m. Saturday inside a vacant house. Police are looking for a 26 year old man in the shooting.

Phillips' death is the city's 74th homicide of the year. The killing puts this year's homicide total at 19 more than on the same date in 2014.

 

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