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St. Louis shooting leaves teen dead

St. Louis shooting leaves teen dead

December 27th, 2010 in News

ST. LOUIS (AP) - St. Louis police have been investigating a shooting that left a teenager dead and eight other people injured.

Police said the shooting occurred late Saturday at a nightclub after some teenagers had been turned away from entering the club. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported that some of the teens were standing in the parking lot when suspects in two cars started firing.

The fatality victim is identified as 17-year-old Ranisha Cole. She had been riding in one of the cars when she was hit.

Eight other teenagers, ages 14 to 18, were wounded in the gunfire. A 16-year-old boy was reported in critical condition. The seven other teens were treated and released.