SOUTH ST. LOUIS, MO (KSDK) - A 27-year-old man was shot on the 3800 block of Meramec on Saturday morning.
Police responded at 12:26 a.m. to a victim found lying in the middle of the street with a single gunshot wound to the chest. Police said the victim, identified as Phillmon Smith, died shortly after being rushed to the hospital.
The victim was a resident of the 4200 block of Benton, Kansas City. The police have no suspects in custody and no leads at this point. The investigation is ongoing.
KSDK NewsChannel 5 will have more information as it becomes available.