ST. LOUIS — An investigation is underway after a woman was found shot to death inside a car in St. Louis' Tower Grove East neighborhood Tuesday morning.
Officers from the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department responded to the 3100 block of Arsenal Street around 10:15 a.m.
Police said she was pronounced dead at the scene.
She was later identified as 23-year-old Monay Phillips. According to a police report, she lived on the same block where she was found shot.
A suspect, a 23-year-old man, was found and taken into custody at the scene.
Homicide detectives are investigatng.
As of Nov. 10, there have been 224 homicides in the City of St. Louis this year.