Male slain at Canfield and West Florissant


Yesterday shortly after 6:00 pm, Ferguson police were called to the corner of Canfield Drive and West Florissant, in response to a shooting. An unresponsive male was found lying on the pavement. Despite CPR and other measures, he succumbed to his injuries at an area hospital.

According to eyewitnesses, the deceased was in a conversation with another subject, who shot him during the course of their conversation. Ferguson police do not have a suspect, nor have they released further information in regard to this incident. We’ll keep you updated as additional information becomes available.