(KMOV) – Homicide detectives were investigating after a man was found dead in a north St. Louis street early Tuesday morning.
Authorities said the body of a black male in his 20’s was discovered with an apparent gunshot to his head near the intersection of McLaran and Halls Ferry around 5:20 a.m. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police said the victim also had cuts to his hands and face and appeared to have been dead for an extended period of time.
Authorities have not yet officially determined his cause of death. The victim’s name has not been released.
Additional information was not immediately available.