Man found shot in Granite City alley dies, Major Case Squad called in

5:25 AM, Nov 9, 2012   |    comments
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Granite City, IL (KSDK) - A man who was found on the ground in a Granite City alley Thursday evening died a short time later at an area hospital, and now the Major Case Squad will take on the investigation of finding who was responsible.

Police tell NewsChannel 5 they responded to a call of a shooting around 9:20 p.m. Thursday evening, finding the victim on the ground in an alley behind a home in the 1200 block of Meridian Avenue.

Investigators say the unidentified man had a single bullet wound and died a short time after arriving at an area hospital.

Police are searching for possible witnesses to the crime and anyone who has any information is asked to contact the Granite City Police Department at 1-618-877-6111.

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