- 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.

Sign up for Daily Newsletters

Manage Newsletters

Copyright © 2020 The Washington Times, LLC.

Please read our comment policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide