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EAST ST. LOUIS • A 15-year-old boy was killed Monday afternoon while he walked in the street with his friends, Illinois State Police said. 

Michael Henderson Jr., 15, of Centreville was shot Monday in the 800 block of East 15th Street. Police responded to the scene at 2:37 p.m. 

Henderson was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead as a result of gunshot wounds he sustained, officials said. 

Police currently have no suspects.

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