The Big Bloody: Major Case Squad Investigating Body Found in East St. Louis


The Major Case Squad is investigating the apparent homicide of a man whose body was discovered Tuesday night at a desolate intersection in East St. Louis.

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The body was found near 4th and Trendley around 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

The unidentified victim is described as a black male age 17 to 20. He wore his hair in a mohawk and had tattoos on both forearms and a noticeable scar on his right arm. He was discovered wearing jeans, a white T-shirt and red-and-white sneakers.

Anyone with information regarding the victim's identity is asked to notify the Major Case Squad @ 618-482-6607.