Police ID teen shot in head in north St. Louis - KMOV.com

Police ID teen shot in head in north St. Louis

(KMOV) -- A teenager was shot and killed Monday in north St. Louis.

Police said a 16-year-old Jarris Brown was shot in the head and killed. Police believe the teen was shot in the area of 4100 block of Pleasant near Penrose.

A van pulled up to the emergency room at Cardinal-Glennon Hospital with the victim inside. He was pronounced dead on arrival. Police taped the area off looking for evidence.

The suspect was at the hospital and was taken into custody. His name will be released if/when the Circuit Attorney's Office issues charges. The investigation is ongoing.

 

 

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