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Man fatally shot in south St. Louis

Man fatally shot in south St. Louis


Editor's note: Updated at 9 a.m. Tuesday with more information about the man who died. 

ST. LOUIS — A 19-year-old died Monday night after being shot in the neck in south St. Louis, police said. 

Police reported a shooting just after 7:30 p.m. near the intersection of Minnesota Avenue and Cherokee Street at the edge of the city's Gravois Park neighborhood.

There, they found Jonathan Rubio Cruz, of the 4300 block of Beck Avenue, lying in the street. He was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. 

A homicide investigation is ongoing. 

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