Four die in separate shootings in St. Louis, Wellston
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Three men are dead in separate Thursday night shootings in the St. Louis area.
City police say 34-year-old Ali Goodin was found dead in the middle of a north St. Louis street just before 10 p.m. Thursday. Goodin had been shot in the head, chest, elbow and buttocks.
A 28-year-old man whose name has not yet been released was found dead on the front porch of a vacant home several blocks away. Police suspect the two shootings are connected.
The night's third fatal shooting took place in the St. Louis County town of Wellston, where county police say an unidentified man died from multiple gunshots.
On Wednesday, 19-year-old Shiheim Poe was found dead on a sidewalk near Sherman Park in north St. Louis. Police released his name Friday.