Damon Antonio Walker: St. Louis Homicide No. 41; Shot in School Playground Following Chase

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St. Louis police have identified the victim who died this morning on the playground of Ford Elementary School.

Damon Antonio Walker, 33, died of multiple gunshot wounds this morning around 7:30 a.m.

Police report that Walker lived near the school and had been chased by a suspect onto school property where he was shot. Walker was pronounced dead at the scene.

The suspect is described only as a black male. An investigation is ongoing.

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