Donte Damion Ford: St. Louis Homicide No. 51; Found In A Bloody Pool in South City Bathroom


Donte Damion Ford was found shot in the neck yesterday in the bathroom of his home on the 5300 block Michigan Ave, deep in south city near the popular commercial strip on Bates Street off I-55.

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Ford's friends discovered him lying in a pool of blood. Police say he died sometime between 10 and 11 a.m. Thursday.
Homicide detectives say they are pursuing leads in the case but no arrests have been made.

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