ST. LOUIS – Homicides detectives from the St. Louis police department are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred in the Walnut Park East neighborhood in the 5700 block of Thekla Avenue.
Police were called the scene around 6:30 p.m. for a report of a man shot. Upon arrival, officers found 31-year-old Brian White with gunshot wounds to his back and shoulder. He was transported to the hospital for treatment but later died from his wounds.
An investigation is ongoing.