ST. LOUIS COUNTY — A 17-year-old was identified by police Wednesday after he died in a double shooting that occurred a day earlier.
Damaurion Williams, of the 3200 block of North Taylor Avenue in St. Louis, was pronounced dead at a hospital.
A second shooting victim, also a 17-year-old boy, remained hospitalized with critical injuries.
St. Louis County police responded to a shooting call just after noon on Tuesday in the 1200 block of Territory Court, near Halls Ferry Road in North County, and found evidence of a shooting but no victims. Minutes later, police were called to the Mobil gas station at 8319 Jennings Station Road and found the two shooting victims inside a car.
The shooting remains under investigation.
Shake off your afternoon slump with the oft-shared and offbeat news of the day, hand-brewed by our online news editors.