Michael Calhoun

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) –  Police have identified the victim of a fatal shooting Monday night in the Tower Grove East neighborhood.

41-year-old Lamar Howell was shot multiple times in the chest in the 3100 block of Arsenal, near Michigan.

Witnesses reported hearing 15-20 shots just after 9:30 p.m.

They told police a man ran from the scene right after the shooting.

An investigation continues.


 Bullets fly through the city’s Tower Grove East neighborhood Monday night.

This witness heard it happen.

“Myself, I thought it was about twenty (shots),” he told KMOX News, “but (police officers) said it was about fifteen.”

When the shooting finally stopped, a 40-year-old man lay dead from multiple gunshot wounds.

Police have no suspects as they investigate the murder at Arsenal and Michigan.

Copyright KMOX Radio

Comments (2)
  1. vigvee says:

    Wow, turning into a real madhouse over there isnt it?


  2. ccgirl says:

    This is really scary for my family as it’s only 3.5 blocks from our house straight down on Michigan! I think it’s time to move…I wouldn’t even mind paying for an apartment.

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