Kevin Cross, St. Louis Homicide No. 24; Shot in Head in 1400 Block of Semple


Kevin D. Cross, 47, was pronounced dead shortly after a shooting Thursday afternoon in north St. Louis.

Police say Cross was outside with several other people in the 1400 block of Semple when gunmen across the street began to fire.

1400 block of Semple
  • 1400 block of Semple
Cross, of the 5700 block of Highland, was struck in the head and died on the scene around 1:20 p.m.

No one else was injured in the shooting.

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