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19-year-old man ambushed, killed on the street in north St. Louis


ST. LOUIS — St. Louis police are searching for two suspects following an ambush killing near Fairground Park.

Authorities say 19-year-old Jose Johnson was shot multiple times Thursday afternoon. Police say two men approached Johnson in a car and began shooting as Johnson tried to run away. One of the suspects fired at least 18 shots at Johnson, who was not armed.

Johnson was pronounced dead at the scene.

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