(KMOV) – Homicide detectives were investigating after a man was shot to death in north St. Louis on Tuesday.
The incident happened in the 4800 block of Davison Avenue around 11:40 a.m.
At least twenty shots were fired at the victim at close range. Officers collected a large amount of spent shell casings found at the scene.
The victim is believed to be in his late teens to early 20s.
Two subjects were taken into custody at the scene but it is uncertain if they are witnesses or suspects in this case.
The shooting marked the sixth homicide of the year in St. Louis.