Kobe Dotson Obituary, Kobe Dotson Found Dead On Street In South St. Louis
- john Gibson
Kobe Dotson Obituary, Death – The identity of the boy who passed away late on Tuesday night in south St. Louis after being shot and then driving in a pickup truck was revealed by the police on Friday.
The 19-year-old Kobe Dotson was located by the police in the 2800 block of Chippewa Street at approximately 10:15 p.m. with very shallow breathing. He was ejected from a pickup truck that had collided with a house earlier. He passed away inside of a hospital.
It appears that Dotson was riding in the truck with two girls aged 16 and a boy aged 17, all of whom were underage. When the shooting occurred, the pickup truck was reversing down Chippewa at the time. According to the authorities, the vehicle collided with a fire hydrant, causing both driver-side doors to become detached from the vehicle. After that, the vehicle crashed into a house.
The firearms that were found at the site by the police. Officers were able to apprehend the three younger adolescents who had been traveling in the pickup truck when they attempted to flee. They required medical attention for very minor injuries.