JENNINGS, Mo. — A man was found shot inside a car that had struck a parked car in Jennings Friday afternoon.
Just before 1 p.m. St. Louis County police from the Jennings precinct responded to a shooting call near the intersection Minnie Avenue and Wilborn Drive.
Officers found a man in the driver’s seat. He had at least one gunshot wound and had struck a parked car.
He was taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead soon after he arrived.
He was later identified as 32-year-old Laquinn Jefferson.
Police said the shooting may have happened a couple of blocks away near the intersection of Wilborn Drive and Emma Avenue. The Jefferson’s vehicle had been driven northbound on Wilborn until it struck a parked vehicle.
The St. Louis County Police Department’s Bureau of Crimes Against Persons is handling the investigation. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact investigators at 636-529-8210. To remain anonymous or potentially receive a reward, call CrimeStoppers at 1-866-371TIPS(8477).