FLORISSANT, Mo. – The Florissant Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting that happened early Thursday morning.
Police received a call just before 3:00 a.m. for a report of a person shot on Starlet Drive at Patterson Road. Upon arrival, they found the male victim suffering from a gunshot wound. He was declared dead at the scene.
The victim has been identified by police as 27-year-old Derrick J. Ayers.
No arrests had been reported.
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