Police investigate family argument ending in a shooting death


ST. LOUIS – Police are investigating a homicide that happened Sunday at 10:38 a.m. in the 7300 block of Burrwood Drive at the Lucas Hunt Village Apartment Complex.

The 25-year-old victim identified as Demarcus Davis, 25, suffered a gunshot wound. They found him laying in the “front courtyard of the apartment complex.” He was pronounced dead at the scene.

A 43-year-old male suspect has been taken into custody, but has not been charged. He was found at the scene.

The investigation is being lead by the St. Louis County Police Department’s Bureau of Crimes Against Persons. So far, they’ve found that “a dispute occurred between family members. The argument escalated and one of the individuals shot the other.”

FOX 2 will have more information on this investigation as it becomes available.

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