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2 found dead in South St. Louis home

Police say the homicide division is investigating the deaths of a man and woman.

July 24, 2019 - 3:17 pm

ST. LOUIS (KMOX/AP) — St. Louis Police say homicide detectives have been called in to investigate the deaths of a man and woman in South St. Louis. 

Police received a call around 1:30 p.m. and found the victims inside a home in the 2600 block of Dalton Avenue. Both had gunshot wounds.

Police say the man was in his mid-40s and the woman in her mid-30s. Their names weren’t immediately released.

Capt. Shawn Dace says police haven’t yet identified a suspect. Dace says the dead man lived in the building.

This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.

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