Thelonius Lee Jr: St. Louis Homicide No. 114; Gunned Down North of Downtown

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St. Louis homicide detectives were searching for clues yesterday following the early morning slaying of 29-year-old Thelonius Lee Jr.

The 1300 block of N. 10th in the Columbus Square neighborhood of St. Louis, just a couple blocks north of the Edward Jones Dome.
  • The 1300 block of N. 10th in the Columbus Square neighborhood of St. Louis, just a couple blocks north of the Edward Jones Dome.
Police responding to a call of "shots fired" arrived to the 1300 block of North 10th Street around 4:50 a.m. Sunday to find Lee lying lifeless on the sidewalk. Authorities say Lee, of the 1900 block of N. 14th Street, had been shot numerous times.

An investigation is ongoing.

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