Police ID 22-year-old killed near Fairground Park Friday afterno - KMOV.com

Police ID 22-year-old killed near Fairground Park Friday afternoon

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A 22-year-old man was shot in the chest in the 3900 block of Palm on Friday. Credit: KMOV A 22-year-old man was shot in the chest in the 3900 block of Palm on Friday. Credit: KMOV
NORTH ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) -

Police said a man was shot and killed in the Greater Ville neighborhood Friday afternoon.

Twenty-two-year-old Cornell Nelson was shot in the chest around 4:45 p.m. in the 3900 block of Palm, which is a block away from Beaumont High School and Fairground Park.

Nelson was pronounced dead at the scene.

Homicide detectives are investigating.

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