East St. Louis Homicide Total Reaches 21
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP)- Police say a former Missouri man was killed in a weekend shooting in East St. Louis, just months after he moved there.
Police Chief Michael Floore says 26-year-old Adrian Perry was found wounded Friday night on an East St. Louis street. Perry later died at a hospital.
There’s no immediate word on any charges or arrests.
Floore tells the Belleville News-Democrat that Perry moved to East St. Louis from St. Louis about five months ago.
Illinois State Police are assisting in the investigation.
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