1 Dead, 2 hurt in St. Louis shooting - KMOV.com

1 Dead, 2 hurt in St. Louis shooting

ST. LOUIS (AP/KMOV) -- A teenager is dead and two other young men are injured after a shooting in north St. Louis.

The attack happened around 4 p.m. at Euclid and St. Louis Avenue.

Police on Tuesday identified the victim as 16-year-old Toriano Porter. He was shot several times in the torso and chest and was pronounced dead at the scene of the shooting on Monday afternoon.

An 18-year-old is hospitalized in serious condition after being shot in the back. A 22-year-old is in stable condition. He was shot in the leg.

Investigators have released few details about the attack, and the motive was not clear. The search for suspects continues.

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