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Police: St. Louis man shot to death in car was buying drugs

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By KMOV Web Producer By KMOV Web Producer

(KMOV) -- Police are searching for a suspect who shot a man to death during a drug deal in north St. Louis on Sunday.

According to police, 28-year-old James Turman was discovered dead with numerous gunshot wounds in the 8900 block of Riverview around 2 p.m.

Police say Turman was sitting in the passenger seat of a car and buying drugs when he was shot in the legs and stomach by the suspect. Turman was pronounced dead at the scene.

Authorities say the suspect fled the scene on foot.

The investigation is ongoing.

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