(KMOV.com) – Homicide is investigating after a man was gunned near the Lafayette Square neighborhood south of downtown St. Louis early Wednesday morning.
According to police, a black man in his mid 20’s was found with gunshot wounds to the stomach, clavicle and arm in the back of a home in the 2600 block of Hickory around 12:55 a.m.
The victim, later identified as Romell Clemons, was taken to the hospital, where he later died.
According to police, Clemons was shot by four men who fled in a silver, four-door vehicle.
The incident marked the city's second homicide of 2014.