Douglas Colvin

Douglas Colvin was one of four people shot when two men opened fire about 7 p.m. Sept. 5 from inside a vehicle in the 4400 block of Red Bud Avenue. Police said Colvin died in a nursing home Nov. 13 and the medical examiner ruled his death a homicide five days later. Officers found Colvin on the ground, suffering from a gunshot wound to his torso, police said. Shortly after they found Colvin, they responded to a 44-year-old man shot near Blair Avenue and Salisbury Street in Hyde Park. Police at the time said the shootings were connected. Two more people, a 22-year-old man and a 24-year-old man, were dropped off at the hospital with gunshot wounds, according to a police report. All four people were in critical condition at the time of the shooting. Colvin lived in the 4500 block of Athlone Avenue.

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Nov. 13, 2022




65 years old




4400 Red Bud Avenue,
St. Louis city