ST. LOUIS – A person was shot and killed early Monday morning in south St. Louis.

The shooting happened just after 2 a.m. on Meramec Street at South 37th. It is unknown at this time if anyone is in custody related to this incident. It is also unknown what led up to the shooting. Officials have not released the identity of the victim.

FOX 2’s Nissan Rogue Runner reporter Jason Maxwell was at the scene. FOX 2 will continue to update this story with more information as it becomes available.