Man shot in the neck in North City

ST. LOUIS ( -- A man was shot in the neck in north St. Louis City Sunday afternoon. 

Officials with the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department said a man was shot in the area of Martin Luther King and Clara near the Hamilton Heights and Wells-Goodfellow neighborhoods. 

The shooting happened after 4:30 p.m. and the victim was hit in the neck and hand. He was conscious and breathing when he was found. 

News 4 camera saw a car with multiple bullet holes on the scene. The circumstances of the shooting remain unknown at this time. 

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