ST. LOUIS (KSDK) - St. Louis police have identified the man whose body was found on the ground in north St. Louis early Tuesday.
Police have identified the body as 22-year-old James King of St. Louis. Authorities were notified of the discovery around 5:20 a.m. on Newby Street near Halls Ferry road in the Baden neighborhood.
Police found King's body lying outside with abrasions to his hands and face. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The investigation continues for suspects in the case.