Man who was found dead in Kinloch identified -


Man who was found dead in Kinloch identified

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KINLOCH, Mo ( – Forty-five-year-old Howard Griffin Jr. was found dead Friday night in St. Louis county. 

Officers from the Kinloch Police Department responded to a report of a person down in the area of Monroe Avenue and Granberry Drive around 9:00 p.m. but failed to locate anyone at that time.

After a series of phone calls from the victim’s family, Griffin was found dead in the 8300 block of Oakridge Avenue after suffering multiple gunshot wounds.

Police are asking anyone with information regarding the incident to contact the St. Louis County Police Department or Crimestoppers.

The investigation is ongoing.

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