Gruesome shooting leaves one dead in Riverview

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ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KTVI) - One person is dead after shots were fired in a north St. Louis County neighborhood.

At this time, police are not saying much about the case, but we do know the victim was shot several times and found in the middle of the street.

The shooting happened around 12:30 a.m. in the 9800 block of Diamond in Riverview, Missouri. Evidence markers were placed where police found bullets.  There were at least 12 gunshots.

Officers arriving on the scene found the body.  Several people from the area called the FOX 2 newsroom describing the gruesome scene.

At this time, we do not believe there are any suspect in custodyand the investigation is ongoing.