Juvenile shot and killed by friend while playing with a gun

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ST. LOUIS – Homicide detectives from the St. Louis police department are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred in the Vandeventer neighborhood Saturday (May 23rd) night just before 9:45 p.m.

Police say a juvenile was shot in the chest by a friend while playing with a gun.

The juvenile was transported to the hospital for treatment but was later pronounced dead.

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