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16-year-old in custody after man killed in Overland shooting

The shooting happened Sunday afternoon along Spencer Avenue

OVERLAND, Mo. — A 16-year-old boy has been taken into custody in connection with a fatal shooting that happened in Overland Sunday afternoon. 

At around 3:05 p.m., the Overland Police Department responded to the 1800 block of Spencer Avenue for a shooting.

When officers arrived, they found a 32-year-old man lying in the street suffering from a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene. He has been identified as Michael Holland of St. Louis County. 

According to Overland police, a second person was injured in the shooting. The Major Case Squad of Greater St. Louis was requested to assist with the investigation.

On Monday, the Major Case Squad of Greater St. Louis said the incident was the result of an ongoing feud between the 16-year-old and an acquaintance of the victim. The teen is currently being held at the St. Louis County Juvenile Detention Facility on charges of second-degree murder, first-degree assault and armed criminal action.

Anyone with additional information about this shooting should contact the Major Case Squad hotline at 314-574-4041 or CrimeStoppers at 1-866-371-8477.