BERKELEY, Mo. — A man was shot and killed in Berkeley, Missouri, Wednesday night.

A St. Louis County Police Department spokesman said a Berkeley police officer was on patrol on Jonas Place near I-170 when he noticed a man face-down on the pavement. When the officer got out of the car to investigate, he found the man was suffering from a gunshot wound.

The man was rushed to the hospital but was pronounced dead a short time later.

The victim was identified Thursday as Dennis Mclin, a 31-year-old man from Berkeley.

The Berkeley Police Department called the St. Louis County Police Department a short time later to help with the investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call the St. Louis County Police Department at 636-529-8210 or leave an anonymous tip for CrimeStoppers at 866-371-8477.

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