Police investigating double homicide in Berkeley

BERKELEY, Mo. - Police areĀ investigating a double shooting in Berkeley.

The Berkeley Police Department was summoned to the 8300 block of Graybirch Drive shortly after 2 pm. Tuesday for a shooting. Upon officers' arrival, the bodies of two male victims were discovered suffering from gunshot wounds. Both victims were transported to the hospital for treatment but were later declared deceased.

Police have identified the victims as Anthony West, 16, of Ferguson, and 28-year-old Angelo Shine of St. Louis.

The Berkeley Police Department requested that the St. Louis County Police Department take over the investigation of the fatal shootings.

Police are requesting witnesses or anyone with information related to the homicides to call the St. Louis County Police Department at 636-529-8210 or CrimeStoppers at 866-371-TIPS (8477).

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