N 15th St & Belmont Ave East St Louis, IL 6220538.622246 -90.141388
(KMOV.com) – Authorities are investigating after a woman was found dead in a Metro East neighborhood Tuesday morning.
Officials said the body was discovered at the intersection of North 15th Street and Belmont Avenue in East St. Louis around 7 a.m. Her body was left in the street.
Police describe the victim as a 29-year-old white female. Police officials said the victim had suffered at least one gunshot wound to the head. Her name is not being released at this time pending notification of family members.
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