Police have identified the man shot and killed early Saturday morning as 32-year-old Carlando Dickens
of the 3500 block of Oregon
in south St. Louis.
Authorities say Dickens was walking down the street outside his home about 4:15 a.m. Saturday morning when he was fatally struck.
A woman walking with Dickens at the time of his murder, say they were approached by an unknown gunman. Dickens was shot in the back and his body found in the adjacent block of 3500 Nebraska.