Victim of St. Louis bus stop shooting identified

4 months 6 days 7 hours ago Thursday, May 18 2017 May 18, 2017 Thursday, May 18, 2017 2:06:10 PM CDT May 18, 2017 in News
By: The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A man who died after being shot in the head at a St. Louis bus stop has been identified by police.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported the police identified the victim Thursday as 23-year-old Bryant Carruth.

Police said they were responding to a call about shots fired Wednesday night when they found Carruth at a bus stop unconscious and not breathing, with two gunshot wounds to the head.

Police said Carruth later died at a hospital. Witnesses recall hearing six or seven gunshots. One witness said he saw a white car leave the scene shortly after he heard the shots fired.

Police have no immediate information on suspects.

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