Teen, 16, killed in overnight shooting - KMOV.com

Teen, 16, killed in overnight shooting

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A man died after sustaining gunshot wounds in the 7600 block of South Broadway Monday morning A man died after sustaining gunshot wounds in the 7600 block of South Broadway Monday morning

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) – An investigation is underway after a teen was killed early Monday morning in south St. Louis.

DeMontae Young, 16, was found with gunshot wounds to his chest, torso, back, leg and buttocks lying on the sidewalk in the 7600 block of South Broadway just after 2 a.m., police said.

According to a 32-year-old woman who contacted police, an unknown man approached her and demanded her vehicle before the shooting occurred. When the suspect took her vehicle and was driving away, another man approached and began firing gunshots. The woman was able to locate her vehicle before contacting police. The woman’s vehicle sustained ballistic damage, according to police.

Authorities are currently working to determine the relation between the deceased victim and the robbery.

The investigation is ongoing.

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