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Police: Victim identified in fatal shooting in north St. Louis parking lot

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By Daniel Fredman By Daniel Fredman

(KMOV.com) – The victim has been identified in a shooting in the 1200 block of Bristol in north St. Louis Saturday night.

Orlanda Blanchard Jr., 24, of the 3900 block of Olive, sustained multiple gunshot wounds to the torso.
 
Police say Blanchard was standing with a group in the parking lot of the Bristol Lane Apartments when two men started fighting. A man then began firing shots, striking Blanchard. 
 
Authorities say the victim was taken to a hospital in a private vehicle where he was pronounced dead. 
 
Police say the suspect is a black man in his 20s. The investigation is ongoing. 
 
 
 

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