St. Louis, MO (KSDK) - Homicide detectives are investigating the discovery of a man who was fatally shot near Fairgrounds Park in north St. Louis.
An officer on patrol located a man on the ground near the intersection of North Garrison and Barrett around 2:25 a.m. The officer investigated and saw a large amount of blood around the unidentified victim.
Officials say the victim was pronounced dead a short time later. Investigators say the victim had been shot, however they have no information when the assault too place or who was involved in the incident.
Police say they did not receive any call for shots fired in the area prior to the officer locating the victim.