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Davaun Winters, 17

He was found shot to death in south St. Louis.
Credit: Photo provided by family

ST. LOUIS — Davaun Winters was found shot to death in St. Louis’ Mount Pleasant neighborhood in July.

Winters was found with multiple gunshot wounds near the intersection of Broadway and Osceola.


‘CUT SHORT: Unsolved Killings of St. Louis Children’ is an initiative of KSDK 5 On Your Side and its community outreach program, ‘Project 5,’ to raise awareness of the unchecked violence against children in the city of St. Louis from the summer of 2019 to present.

We’re dedicated to telling their stories, following the criminal investigations and shining a light on the reasons for gun violence in our city. We won’t let up.

Please join us in this important campaign seeking justice for our youth by sharing these stories about their young lives cut short, reaching out to elected officials and supporting the worthy organizations in St. Louis working to make our city’s neighborhoods safer places to raise families.  

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