(KMOV) – One person was killed following a report of shots fired in a north St. Louis City neighborhood Monday afternoon.
According to the spokesperson for the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, a male victim was transported to an area hospital after being shot at Montgomery and West Florissant around 1:30 p.m.
Officers responded to the 1500 block of St. Louis Avenue after reports of a shooting victim but arrived to find the victim was already en route to a hospital. Homicide detectives were the requested.
The victim was later pronounced dead.
The investigation is ongoing.