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Tuesday, June 1, 2010

Tonia Carson: St. Louis Homicide No. 49; Shot Dead in Bloody Sunday of Violence

Posted By on Tue, Jun 1, 2010 at 8:16 AM

Police have identified the teenager killed Sunday afternoon in the 5200 of Palm Street as 18-year-old Tonia Carson.

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  • 5600 Palm Street

Carson was shot in the head and died at the scene by an unknown gunman. Her death was one of three shootings Sunday afternoon within a half-mile radius in north St. Louis Sunday.

In other incidents, a 17-year-old was shot in the 5200 block of Terry Avenue and a 19-year-old was shot near Goodfellow and Dressel Avenue.

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