Man killed in shooting outside Missouri movie theater

CREVE COEUR, Mo. – Police in the St. Louis area say a man is dead after a shooting outside a movie theater.

Creve Coeur police spokesman Lt. Jon Romas told The Associated Press the shooting happened Sunday night around 11:45 p.m. He says officers arrived on scene to find a man dead in a parking area outside the theater.

Romas says the shooter or shooters fled in a vehicle and no description of the vehicle was available.

The identity of the man who died wasn’t immediately released and Romas says he didn’t know what circumstances led to the shooting.