ST. LOUIS ( -- Two people were found shot to death in north St. Louis City late Thursday afternoon. 

The St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department said a male and a female were found shot in the 4400 block of Maffitt Ave. in The Ville neighborhood after 5:20 p.m. 

Police said they both died from their injuries. The man has been identified as 43-year-old Clarence White III. The woman's name has not been released.

The Homicide Division responded and assumed the ongoing investigation. Anyone with information is urged to call the Homicide Division directly at 314-444-5371, or anyone with a tip who wants to remain anonymous and is interested in a reward can contact CrimeStoppers at 866- 371-TIPS (8477).

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