Canfield shooting 4/6 Ferguson

The two individuals pictured are wanted following a shooting of 19-year-old Elijha Walton. 

FERGUSON, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- A fight in St. Louis County escalated into a shooting Tuesday, leaving one man dead and another hospitalized. 

According to police, around 3 p.m., officers were called to the 2900 block of Canfield Drive after witnesses reported a man had been shot. When they arrived, they found the victim, 19-year-old Elijha Walton. He was transported to a hospital where he later died.

Another person involved was hospitalized with non life-threatening injuries. 

Police are now searching for two suspects pictured in surveillance video. They were seen leaving the area in a gray Chevy Malibu after the shooting.

Police said the suspects and Walton knew each other and an argument escalated to a physical altercation before the shooting.

Anyone with any information on the two suspects is asked to contact the Ferguson Police Department or remain anonymous by calling Crimestoppers at 866-371-8477.

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