Two Shot, One Stabbed in Overnight Violence
ST. LOUIS (KMOX)-Three men are in hospitals today being treated for wounds suffered in overnight St. Louis violence.
A 44-year-old man is in serious condition after being stabbed during an argument with a 41-year-old acquaintance. The victim is being treated for wounds to his abdomen and both arms. The suspect was arrested on the scene, in the 5000 block of south Broadway.
A 27-year-old man is being treated for a bullet wound to a knee, after being shot in the 3100 block of Miami at about 2:20 Saturday morning. The victim tells police a 20 to 25-year-old man opened fire on him while he was walking down the street. The suspect’s described as 20 to 25 years old. He’s about 5’6″, 180 pounds and was wearing a t-shirt and jeans.
At about 8:30 Friday night, an 18-year-old man was shot in a thigh in the 4100 block of St. Louis Avenue. He tells detectives the shots came from at least one of the five 16 to 20 year olds who walked up to him as he got out of his vehicle.
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