Shanl Toney: St. Louis Homicide No. 83; Found Dead in Apartment

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St. Louis police have identified the man found dead inside his apartment yesterday morning in the 5100 block of Broadway (below) in south city.

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Shanl Toney, 29, died sometime in the hours of 12:30 a.m. and 8:30 a.m. Monday morning, according to police. Toney suffered a puncture wound to the back -- quite possibly the result of a bullet. A medical examination is pending.

Court records show Toney was arrested multiple times in recent years for driving with a revoked license. Last year he also pleaded guilty to charges of drug possession, unlawful possession of a firearm and resisting arrest.

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