- Associated Press - Wednesday, September 9, 2015

ST. LOUIS (AP) - St. Louis police say an East St. Louis, Illinois, man was fatally shot while trying purchase weapons.

The shooting happened about 1 p.m. Tuesday in the backyard of a home. KMOV-TV (https://bit.ly/1K73o47 ) reports that police on Wednesday identified the victim as 22-year-old Devion Falls. He was shot in the head and pronounced dead at a hospital.

Police say they have identified a suspect, but no arrests have been made.

Police say Falls and three others went to the home to buy weapons.


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