EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. - Police are investigating after a teen was found dead in a bullet-ridden car in East St. Louis, Illinois early Thursday morning.

A 16-year-old boy was found dead in a bullet-ridden Ford Mustang on the 400 block of 23rd Street around 1:20 a.m. He was found in the front passenger seat.

No weapon was found at the scene and no suspects were taken into custody.