21-year-old killed in shooting at South County apartment complex

Published: Sep. 26, 2022 at 6:34 PM CDT|Updated: Sep. 27, 2022 at 10:14 AM CDT
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SOUTH ST. LOUIS COUNTY (KMOV) - Police are investigating a homicide that happened at a South County apartment complex Monday afternoon.

The homicide occurred at the Southmoor Apartments, on Golf Ridge Lane, just before 2:15 p.m. Officers told News 4 that two women were shot, one was dead at the scene. The other woman was taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries; she was treated and released. Police believe an argument led to the shooting.

Tuesday morning, the deceased was identified as 21-year-old Jynese King, of the 5500 block of Golf Ridge Lane.

Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 1-866-371-8477 and leave an anonymous tip.