17-year-old fatally shot at bus stop Tuesday morning

Police are investigating the shooting death of a 17-year-old boy in North St. Louis.

ST. LOUIS - An investigation is underway after a teen was shot while waiting at a school bus stop Tuesday morning.

Police responded to the 1700 block of North Euclid around 6:20 a.m. where a 17-year-old was found shot multiple times. He was not breathing and not conscious when police arrived, he was transported to a hospital where he died.

The teen has been identified as James Scales, a junior at Beaumont High School. A school spokesperson says grief counselors visited the school to support students and staff during this time. 

No other details have been released.

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