36-year-old shot to death in Cahokia; Major Case Squad activated

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CAHOKIA, Ill. The Major Case Squad of St. Louis is investigating after an overnight shooting left one man dead near Cahokia.

According to the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Department, the shooting happened 11:15 p.m. in the 100 block Amelia Drive near Violet Drive.

Once police arrived,  36-year-old Jerry L. Jackson, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds near a car.  He was rushed to the hospital where he died from his injuries.

Investigators have no suspects or motive.  Anyone with information should contact the Major Case Squad of Greater St. Louis at 618-825-5201.

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