17-year-old teen gunned down in north St. Louis

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hom-terryST. LOUIS (KTVI) – A 17-year-old was shot and killed Monday evening in north St. Louis.

Homicide detectives were called to the 5000 block of Terry just after 6 pm.

Officials say the teen had been shot in the chest.

According to our partners at the Post-Dispatch, the victim had moved to Texas, but had come home to visit an aunt.

Both of his parents are in prison, so he had moved to Texas to live with a grandfather.

A local pastor says he was an all-around great kid.

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