18-year-old shot, killed driving in south St. Louis

It happened just before midnight at the Conoco gas station near Osceola and California.

ST. LOUIS - An 18-year-old is dead following a late night shooting between two vehicles in south St. Louis.

Officers responded to the 4300 block of California around 11:45 p.m. Monday where they found Leland Butler suffering from multiple gunshot wounds, he was transported to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead.

A 19-year-old was found unharmed, he told police he and Butler were driving on South Broadway toward California when shots were fired. Butler crashed into a light pole on California, where the vehicle came to a rest.

Homicide detectives are investigating.

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