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Boy, 10, finds man's body while on way to school in College Hill neighborhood

Posted November 8, 2017 12:27 p.m. EST

— A 10-year-old boy reportedly found a man's body in north St. Louis' College Hill neighborhood Wednesday morning.

Homicide investigators were called to the 4700 block of North 20th shortly after 7:20 a.m. when a man in his 50s was found dead. Officials told News 4 it is unknown how long the man's body had been lying at the location.

According to police, the boy found the man's body while he was on his way to school.

Police said the deceased man had multiple gunshot wounds.

No other details have been released.

The man's identity has not been released.