Fair
72°FFairFull Forecast

Police probe deadly Granite City shooting

Published: Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012 5:30 a.m. CDT

GRANITE CITY – Investigators from several agencies are working together to find out what led to a shooting death in Granite City.

Authorities said a man was found wounded Thursday night in an alley behind a house in the city just northeast of St. Louis. He later died at a hospital.

Investigators haven't released the victim's name.

There's no immediate word on any arrests or charges.

Get breaking and town-specific news sent to your phone. Sign up for text alerts from the Daily Chronicle.

Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Reader Poll

What do you want to happen to the vacant building at First Street and Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb?
Rehab it
Knock it down and build new
Whatever brings new business there quickest