The Big Bloody: Teenager Held in South City Shooting Death


Police are holding a 16-year-old boy for a fatal shooting Saturday night in the 3700 block of Kosciusko Street of south St. Louis.

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Police report that a 27-year-old man was found dead Saturday around 10:15 p.m. at an apartment on the street. He had been shot in the face.

Because the suspect is a juvenile, his name is being held until charges are filed. The name of the victim has not been released because relatives have not been identified.