Man shot in St. Louis dies months after son fatally shot


Luther Finch Sr. (left) and his son Luther Finch Jr. were killed in separate shootings over the summer.
Photo Credit: Post-Dispatch

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ST. LOUIS (AP) _ A man who was shot in St. Louis last month has died just months after his son was fatally shot in a separate shooting.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports 53-year-old Luther Finch Sr. died Wednesday of his injuries. According to police, he was shot through a second-floor window of his home on Aug. 25 while apparently trying to stop someone from breaking into his pickup parked outside.

Finch’s son, 34-year-old Luther Finch Jr., was fatally shot in the chest on July 1 in St. Louis County. Police say he was found in the front yard of a home.

Police say they are still investigating both shootings.
Information from: St. Louis Post-Dispatch

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