Police release name of 17-year-old shot, killed while waiting for bus - KMOV.com

Police release name of 17-year-old shot, killed while waiting for bus

(KMOV) – A 17-year-old boy was shot and killed on Tuesday while waiting for the bus in south St. Louis.

The incident happened around 11:45 p.m. in the 6800 block of Michigan.

Authorities said Anthony Jones, of the 6900 block of Virginia, was with a friend when two men approached asking where they could buy drugs.

The suspects then took out a gun and started shooting. Jones was shot multiple times.

The friend ran from the scene and was not injured and later came back to speak with police.

Jones was taken to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The investigation is ongoing.
 

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