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Police: Man shot during dice game

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ST. LOUIS (KMOV) -- A 27-year-old man was shot and killed during a game of dice late Friday in the 5500 block of Hebert.

Police say Justin Welch, of the 900 block of Goodfellow, was discovered unresponsive in the street with gunshot wounds to the head, face, hand, legs and torso. Welch was pronounced dead at the scene.

An investigation revealed Welch was in the area to purchase drugs when he met a group of males and they began playing dice. Welch got into a physical altercation with an unknown male. Two suspects chased Welch with one suspect firing multiple gunshots as he ran.

The investigation is ongoing. 

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