ST. LOUIS, Mo. -Officers responding to a car crash in the city's Jeff Vander Lou neighborhood discovered the driver was shot to death. The accident happened Thursday afternoon, around 2 p.m., near the intersection of Compton and Franklin Avenue.
Police have identified the victim as 26-year-old Rashauwn Haley, of the 2700 Block of Pestalozzi. Authorities say he crashed his vehicle into a parked car.
Witnesses on the scene say Hawley was shot inside of the car a few blocks from the crash scene.
The Homicide Division is handling the investigation.
Anyone with information is urged to call CrimeStoppers at 1-866-371-TIPS.
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