After a gunshot that resulted in one person being killed and another being injured, St. Louis police opened a homicide investigation on Monday morning.
Just before 9 a.m. on Monday, the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department reported that two people had been shot in an alleyway behind the 3000 block of Iowa Avenue.
Jalea Hunter, age 26, was pronounced dead at the scene, and a male victim, age 18, was sent via ambulance to a nearby hospital, according to the police.
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