Updated at 3:12 p.m.
Officials said at a press conference this afternoon that the victim has been identified as Kenneth Chaney, 44. They provided no additional details.
CAHOKIA -- A man was shot to death early today while sitting in his girlfriend's car in an unincorporated area of Cahokia, police say.
An East St. Louis man in his 40s was shot several times about 4:15 a.m. Tuesday. The Major Case Squad has been called in to investigate.
The victim's name has not yet been released.
The man was killed in the car parked on Violet Drive, in the Parkfield Terrace subdivision
Anyone with information about the killing is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 866-371-8477 or the Major Case Squad at 618-825-5200.