14-year-old St. Louis boy killed; 13-year-old in custody

Authorities say a 13-year-old boy is in custody in the shooting death of a 14-year-old St. Louis boy.

Police say the victim, Oscar Johnson III, was shot Wednesday near the Fountain Park neighborhood and died later at a hospital.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports the 13-year-old was taken into custody and turned over to juvenile authorities.

The details of the shooting were not immediately clear but police say it occurred in the victim's home.


Information from: St. Louis Post-Dispatch, http://www.stltoday.com