St. Louis city records first homicide of 2017

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ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – St. Louis city police detectives are investigating the city’s first homicide of 2017. The fatal shooting occurred around 9:45pm on Dodier Street on the city’s northside.

The call originally came out as shots fired into a dwelling.  But when police arrive they discovered a deceased male victim.

Police say the victim is a male in his 20’s, who was shot multiple times.

An investigation is ongoing.