ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – Police say a teenager is dead after a shooting in north St. Louis Thursday night.
Authorities say 17-year-old Jared Elam, of the 5900 block of Pamplin, was shot near the intersection of Carter and Obear around 9:30 p.m. Elam was pronounced dead at the scene.
Witnesses say they saw a pickup truck stop in the street near the victim, then they heard gunshots.
Police have not identified the victim.
The investigation is ongoing.