Major Case Squad activated for homicide in Cahokia

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CAHOKIA, Ill. – Captain Bruce Fleshren, Chief of Investigations for the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Department, says the Major Case Squad was activated last night for a homicide in Cahokia, IL. Police report that they received a call for shots fired on West Adams around 8:30 pm Saturday.

When police arrived at 50 West Adams, they found a 33-year-old male next to a vehicle in the street. The victim had been shot several times. He was transported to a hospital in St. Louis where he later died.

This investigation is ongoing.