EAST ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV) – A man was fatally shot to inside his car in East St. Louis early Monday morning.
Police said 35-year-old Rapp Chairs was shot near 7th and St Louis Avenue about 1 a.m. when a white SUV pulled up alongside and a gunman opened fire on the car Chairs was riding in as a passenger.
Authorities said a friend drove the Chairs to the nearest police station around 1:13 a.m.
An investigator from the St. Clair County Coroner’s Office pronounced him dead at the hospital around 3 a.m.
Police said officers continue to search for the white SUV with tinted windows.