Megan Boken shot and killed in Central West End

8:53 PM, Aug 18, 2012   |    comments
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St. Louis (KSDK) - St. Louis police are investigating a shooting in the Central West End that left a former SLU volleyball player dead.

Police have just identifed the victim as 23-year-old Megan Boken. She is a 2011 graduate of St. Louis University, who was living in the Chicago area. According to a press release, Boken was in town for an alumni volleyball game on Saturday.

The shooting happened around 2:30 at the intersection of Maryland & N. Taylor in the Central West End. Boken was shot in the neck and died.  The suspect fled the area on foot.

Police have not released a motive for the shooting.

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