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ST. LOUIS ( -- A teen was shot and killed in St. Louis City Saturday night. 

The St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department said a 15-year-old male was shot in the chest by a friend who was playing with a gun in the Vandeventer neighborhood. Police said the shooting happened in the 3900 block of Evans after 9:30 p.m.

The teen, later identified as Malik Valley, was taken to a hospital where he died from his injuries. 

No other information was released. 

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