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Police identify two locals found shot to death in St. Louis
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Police identify two locals found shot to death in St. Louis

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ST. LOUIS — Police on Wednesday identified two people found shot to death Sunday in St. Louis' West End neighborhood.

David Long, 36, of Fredericktown, and Ashlyn Ketcherside, 20, of Farmington, were found just before 10 p.m. in the 5900 block of Bartmer Avenue. They were pronounced dead at the scene.

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Police initially reported Long and Ketcherside were found inside a car, but on Wednesday said they were found outside.

Total reported crime over the past six months in the West End neighborhood is down about 19% from the same period one year ago.

Police released no information about a suspect or motive in the killings. They ask anyone with information to call the Homicide Division directly at 314-444-5371. Anonymous tipsters who want a reward can call CrimeStoppers at 866-371-TIPS (8477).


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