16-year-old fatally shot in south St. Louis County
CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — A 16-year-old boy is dead after being shot outside his grandmother’s house in south St. Louis County.
Police say Michael “R.J.” Dorsey will shot in the torso about 9:15 p.m. Wednesday near the town of Affton. He was pronounced dead at a hospital. No arrests have been made.
R.J.’s grandmother, Bria Dorsey, was away from hold at the time of the shooting but told the St. Louis Post-Dispatch that he told his sister he was going outside to speak with someone and would be right back.
A witness told relatives that she saw shots fired from a gray sedan before the car sped away.
R.J. turned 16 on Friday.
Information from: St. Louis Post-Dispatch, http://www.stltoday.com