Violent video shows Hyde Park murder suspect firing at victims

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ST. LOUIS, MO – St. Louis Police have released surveillance video from a homicide scene hoping that the public will help them find their suspect. On Monday, November 13, 2017, police were called to the 1400 block of Salisbury around 12:45 pm for a shooting. Responding officers found Leon Smith, 21, suffering from several gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

An 18-year old female was also shot in the thigh and foot and rushed to the hospital.

An investigation revealed that a person got out of an SUV and fired numerous shots at the victims before fleeing.

Anyone who can identify suspect is urged to call CrimeStoppers at 866-371-TIPS (8477). All calls are anonymous.

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