ST. LOUIS, Mo. – The male pronounced dead on scene was Timothy Lucas, 14-year-old black male of Washington Park, IL.
The St. Louis police department is investigating a homicide that occurred Saturday evening around 6:15 pm in the Baden neighborhood at North Broadway and Halls Ferry Road.
Police say officers arriving on the scene found a male victim shot in the chest, conscious and barely breathing.
The man was transported to the hospital for life-saving treatment but later died from his injury.
Homicide detectives have taken over the investigation.